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Controversy as Wales told of alternate-week refuse collections

By Greg PitcherThe Welsh Government used revelation of its recycling success this week as a platform to prepare the country for a wave of controversial alternate-week collections.Figures showed that the country added five percentage points to its recycling rate in a year, taking it to the level England is aspiring to.Wales recycled 17.6% in 2003/4, up from 12.7% in 2002/3 and above the 17% target England hopes to hit in 2003/4.Environment ...