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Council tax prize increases metals recycling rate

By offering Swansea residents the chance to win a year free of council tax, Corus and Swansea Council have increased steel packaging rates by 24% in 12 months.Residents had to attach special Make me a winner address tags to their green recycling bags and were automatically entered into a grand prize draw to get their council tax paid for the year.The recycling incentive scheme was launched in August 2007 and has attracted more than 40,000 entries. In the year prior ...