Category list : Collections
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WEEE targets see a market in balanceSubscription
At the end of 2013, the Government published new regulations for waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) that radically altered how household obligations are managed.
Holyrood pushed to overhaul waste managementSubscription
Viridor calls for mandatory collection standards in Scotland
Disposable cup collectionSubscription
A rubbish bag specially designed for water or coffee vending machines to promote disposable cup recycling has been patented by Spanish businessman Gonzalo Bayona.
Smart bins in the citySubscription
Waste collection in Leeds has just got smarter following the arrival of 17 Bigbelly smart stations throughout the city, including the railway station and the First Direct Arena.
Compelling evidence on three-weekly collections Subscription
Local authorities are under continuous pressure to cut costs, reduce the amount of waste to landfill and increase recycling levels.
Boris Johnson gets in a stew over tea bagsSubscription
Cardiff Council hits back against claim it was ‘overzealous’ in banning tea bags from recycling in 2005
Palmer-Jones says Defra should take a lead as council budgets are cut back
Public 'misled' on cup recycling ratesSubscription
Plastic content means 2.5 bilion sent to landfill, according to Simply Cups
Three-weekly councils praised for switchingSubscription
kerbside Officers commended for innovation, commitment and doggedness
Daily Mail waste story rubbished againSubscription
Mail corrects another article after complaint from Eunomia’s Peter Jones