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Olympic bid boosted by recycling trials

Londons Olympic bid won the gold medal in its trials of a co-mingled recycling collection system. At the Norwich Union Athletic Grand Prix held at Crystal Palace in late July, the recycling rate was 90% in fully co-mingled collections, where plastic bottles were the main contributor to waste. And earlier in the month, at the BAA Heathrow London Youth Games at the same stadium, a success rate of 80% was achieved.The trials were carried out as part of the Closed Loop ...