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Veolia's gotta lotta Marathon bottles

Discarded water bottles and other recyclable waste from the London Marathons 35,000 runners and hoards of spectators were cleared away by Veolia Environmental Services teams yesterday. About 5.5 tonnes of plastic and other materials was recycled and Veolias Tower Hamlets contract manager Chris Hodges said: Those running next year may well end up drinking out of recycled versions of these very same bottles!