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Government consults on good practice for public area recycling

Recycling provisions in public places received a boost today in the form of a public consultation paper to encourage good practice, launched today by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). The paper is mainly concerned with how litter is collected for disposal or recycling in places to which the public have access. Defra wants to build on enthusiasm for recycling in the home and see it extend to public places such as beaches, parks and shopping centres. Proposals ...