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LGA: recycling rockets when councils introduce AWC

Analysis by the Local Government Association (LGA) has found that recycling rates rocket by 30% when councils introduce alternate weekly collections (AWC). The study, which was taken from the most recent figures on local authority recycling rates, shows that on average 30% of household waste is recycled or composted in councils with an AWC scheme. Its research has found that all ten councils with the highest recycling rates in the country have adopted ...