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Volume of plastic bottles collected doubles in two years

Almost half of all UK households have a kerbside collection for plastic bottles, with 86% of councils offering local facilities or collections, according to new research. The UK Plastic Bottle Recycling Survey 2006 produced by Recoup takes data submitted by all 471 UK local authorities, to provide a detailed source of information on UK household plastic bottle collection performance. According to the findings 11.5 million households are now served by kerbside ...