Sita UK material recovery up, separate food collections cost, fine for illegal waste activity, MITIE waste contract
Reprocessors and recycling campaigners welcome ‘White Paper’ boost to resource recovery
The borough used to have worst rate of any council at 14%
Commingling Big Question
It felt initially, when MRW posed the question, that there was reluctance among people to go on the record with their opinions about commingling waste.
Pete Dickson, development director of municipal contractor Biffa, says he is not surprised one in five councils said they are changing waste collection frequency and improving recycling as part of their cost control strategy.