Waste Collection

21st November 2017
Chinese Increase To 0

Chinese Increase To 0.5% Out-Throw Will Be “Extremely Tough To Meet”

The Chinese Government has notified the World Trade Organisation (WTO) that it will introduce a 0.5% contamination level on imported waste materials. The restriction will include paper and cardboard, plastics and others apart from 1% that will be allowed for … Continue reading

The post Chinese Increase To 0.5% Out-Throw Will Be “Extremely Tough To Meet” appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

31st October 2017
One In Five UK Councils Delivering The MetalMatters Campaign

One In Five UK Councils Delivering The MetalMatters Campaign

Since the MetalMatters programme launched in 2012, one in five UK councils have chosen  to use the campaign as a vehicle to deliver their recycling messages to householders and increase the metal packaging captured at kerbside, meaning a total of 5.3 … Continue reading

The post One In Five UK Councils Delivering The MetalMatters Campaign appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

27th October 2017
Northern Ireland’s Recycling Rate Reaches 50%

Northern Ireland’s Recycling Rate Reaches 50%

Northern Ireland’s household waste preparing for reuse, dry recycling and composting rate has reached 50% for the period between April and June 2017, an increase on the 46.4% recorded during the same three months of 2016. At council level, rates … Continue reading

The post Northern Ireland’s Recycling Rate Reaches 50% appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

13th October 2017
WRAP Consults On National Colour Scheme For Bins

WRAP Consults On National Colour Scheme For Bins

WRAP is consulting stakeholders on the advantages and/or disadvantages of adopting a national colour scheme for household waste and recycling containers. The consultation is part of WRAP’s work under the Framework for Greater Consistency in Recycling in England. The consistency … Continue reading

The post WRAP Consults On National Colour Scheme For Bins appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

13th October 2017
Daventry Signs Waste Deal With Council-Owned Company

Daventry Signs Waste Deal With Council-Owned Company

Daventry District Council (DDC) and Norse Commercial Services have entered into a 10-year agreement to work together in a joint services venture – Daventry Norse – which will see a new waste and recycling service for residents in the district. The … Continue reading

The post Daventry Signs Waste Deal With Council-Owned Company appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

13th October 2017
Casepak Secures Leicestershire Recycling Contract

Casepak Secures Leicestershire Recycling Contract

Leicester-based recycling and waste management firm Casepak has been awarded a contract by Leicestershire County Council to process up to 64,000 tonnes per annum of dry mixed recyclables. Leicestershire County Council put the contract to process the county’s dry recyclables … Continue reading

The post Casepak Secures Leicestershire Recycling Contract appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

11th October 2017
One-In-Three Have Complained To Council About Waste “Issue”

One-In-Three Have Complained To Council About Waste “Issue”

A new survey has claimed more than a third (35%) of the UK public have complained to the council about an issue relating to waste or recycling, with 95% of those people having made at least one complaint within the … Continue reading

The post One-In-Three Have Complained To Council About Waste “Issue” appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

11th October 2017
RECOUP Survey Highlights Need for Kerbside Investment

RECOUP Survey Highlights Need for Kerbside Investment

The 2017 RECOUP Household Plastics Collection Survey has highlighted the need to invest in kerbside recycling collections infrastructure and communications. The report also highlights half a million tonnes of plastics packaging from UK households has been achieved. The 512,475 tonnes … Continue reading

The post RECOUP Survey Highlights Need for Kerbside Investment appeared first on CIWM Journal Online.

ASK FOR A CALL BACK

Just leave us your contact information and one of our team will call you as soon as possible.