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Edinburgh leads the way on recycled roads

Moves being made in Edinburgh could eventually lead to all local authorities using recycled material to repair roads. Around 95% of the products being used to reconstruct the settled surface of the Thirlestane Road in the city will come from recovered sources, with this job alone set to save thousands of tonnes of C02 emissions. On the back of this, Edinburgh City Council (ECC) is to ask its executive to approve plans for a joint venture company so ...