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Carrick glass recycling all at sea

Mixed glass collected by Carrick District Council (CDC) is to be transported by sea for recycling in Portugal. While the move gives a viable outlet for the 149 tonnes collected each month, it also provides an alternative to road haulage, thus reducing congestion and pollution on Cornwalls roads. The quay at Newham is also only half a mile from the local authoritys bulking up facility, meaning that after the glass is collected from the doorsteps of 42,000 ...