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Cornwall beach recyclers are no bums

A beach-side recycling bin scheme, which grew from a trial in 2007, has collected more than five tonnes of recyclates this year.In an effort to prevent recyclables collected from Cornwall beaches going to landfill, the North Cornwall District Council trialled recycling bins on six beaches in 2007. Separate bins for paper and cardboard and plastic bottles and cans were placed on the beaches, alongside bins for general litter and disposable barbeques.Following ...