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Expanded plastics collection scrapped

An expanded plastics recycling scheme in Warwickshire has been shelved following a collapse in the market. Warwickshire county council had been working in partnership with contractor H W Martin since December 2005 to increase the range of plastics it collected at six of its household recycling centres. The expanded mixed plastics collection accepted materials such as carrier bags, yogurt pots and bottle lids in addition to plastic bottles that the council ...