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Pay-as-you-throw scheme to consider vulnerable households

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has reiterated that vulnerable households will be taken into consideration for pay-as-you-throw scheme proposals. Defra said that it will consider all the proposals for pilot pay-as-you-throw schemes and local authorities will be expected to demonstrate how the schemes would take account of vulnerable households. Only those that get the green light from Defra will get the go ahead from Ministers.A ...