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Households correctly sort 98% of recyclates, reveals LGA

Households are correctly recycling more than 98% of materials, Local Government Association (LGA) figures have revealed. WasteDataFlow for 2006/07 found that out of almost 13 million tonnes of items sent for recycling, just 240,403 were rejected, which equals 1.6%.LGA Environment Board chairman Paul Bettison said: Councils strive to ensure that as much can be recycled as possible after hard working families spend their time doing their bit to help the environment. With, ...