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BBC survey finds support for recycling pay as you throw

A survey has found that more than 70% of people would be in favour of pay-as-you-throw schemes if they were rewarded for recycling.Involving 1,000 people and carried out by NOP for BBC News, the survey found that 79% of women and 70% of men thought they should receive financial incentives if they recycle more and create less residual waste.However, 55% of women and 50% of men said it was only fair they should pay more if they throw away more.Local authorities ...