Recycling News:

Plastic recycling: Your questions answered
… questions you had about plastic recycling. Why are some plastics able to be recycled… of plastics can be recycled, but the extent to which they are depends on factors… such as whether the technology is available in the area you live. Many recycling collections…


Government recycling policy 'needs to change'
… Wilcox, also leader of Newport City Council, said UK government policy on recycling…. In 2014-15 Wales exported 26,850 tonnes of materials overseas for recycling, including… judge what is recyclable and what is not as well as increase the rate of recycling.…


Welsh recycling should be 'less reliant' on exporting
… more recycled material in Wales. A spokesman for the Welsh Local Government… like China." But the WLGA leader said that the lack of overseas recycling sales… of materials overseas for recycling including 4116 tonnes of plastics. figures The UK's…


How to solve a problem like recycling waste
… with plastic recycling build-up. This month, China introduced a ban on "foreign garbage… of plastic sent there for recycling has been halted.…


Final go-ahead for Conwy four-weekly bin collection
… fortnightly collections in September 2016, in a bid to increase recycling. At the same… in place to help residents recycle, including free collection of large items, free… the amount of rubbish that was recycled and also save the council up to £390,000 per year…


Body of Sunderland man found at recycling site
… has been found at a recycling site. Jay McLaren, 28, was last seen outside Arizona… at a recycling site in Houghton-le-Spring at about 21:40 on Christmas Eve. His family…


Payments offered to former recycling company workers
…Thirty-one people who lost their jobs after Highland Council moved a recycling


Bodycams for council recycling centre staff after rise in attacks
…Perth and Kinross recycling centre staff will be fitted with body cameras after… recycling centres as "the majority of hostile incidents documented to date" have taken…


Marine flare explodes at Waterbeach recycling centre
…A worker at a recycling centre had a shock when a marine flare went off in his… to remind people to consider what they are recycling this Christmas.…


Coca-Cola pledges to recycle all packaging by 2030
…Coca-Cola has announced a pledge to recycle a used bottle or can for every one… towards making all of its packaging recyclable worldwide. Greenpeace said Coca-Cola… should focus on reducing, not recycling, waste. Coca Cola announced its "World…