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Revolutionary green waste collections are a success

Green waste collections could be revolutionised following a successful trial project in Bexley, part of a £1.5 million study into composting practices. The successful project used specially designed aerobic bins with biodegradable paper bags that helped reduce smells, flies and cleaning. Households were provided with a small kitchen bin and a wheelie bin, both with vents and spacers. Up to 5.2kg of organic waste per household per week was diverted from ...