Recycling News:

Plastic pollution: Meet the Belfast women recycling for neighbours
…Danielle Shipman and Susan Lambe from east Belfast are recycling household… items that the council cannot recycle. Their community is giving them crisp packets…, confectionery wrappers and other items to send to a specialist recycling company…


Could 'invisible barcodes' revolutionise recycling?
…Many of us struggle to figure out which items can be recycled while sorting our… many countries from achieving the recycling rates they would like. But new…


Apology over Pembrokeshire recycling bags shake-up
…A cabinet member has apologised for the way recycling changes in Pembrokeshire… have been explained to residents. The shake-up involved six new recycling bags… Reporting Service . The council said the new scheme meant people could "recycle more…


Recycling: Why do collections vary around Wales?
Recycling is becoming second nature to many people, with Wales having… the highest rate in the UK. But is recycling as easy as it could be? One council in Wales… has just introduced a recycling system described as "too complicated" by some…


Recycling: New Pembrokeshire waste scheme 'too complicated'
…A new recycling scheme using six bags and boxes has been branded "too…. The council said it meant people could "recycle more materials at home". Mrs Sullivan… by the council she would not get any assistance to collect waste and recycling from her house…


Keith recycling workers in explosives find 'averted potential tragedy'
… they found a package containing 60 explosive detonators at a recycling centre… things being put to the recycling centre. "So when they think there is something odd… there would have easily triggered an explosion." The recycling centre was closed off…


Bomb disposal team sent to Keith recycling centre
…A bomb disposal unit was sent to a recycling centre in Moray after two…


Italian police bust 'Mafia plastic recycling ring'
…Italian authorities say they have smashed a Mafia-run plastic recycling ring…


Romania's recycling problem
…Half of the waste recycled in Romania is imported from abroad. Nick Thorpe…


Aberdeen City Council told to apologise over bins complaint from resident
… about the increased number of waste and recycling bins being stored on his street… reported that the council said a new mixed recycling service meant that there are more…