Recycling changes see ‘Troliblocs’ rolling out across Blaenau Gwent

Recycling changes see ‘Troliblocs’ rolling out across Blaenau Gwent RESIDENTS in Blaenau Gwent will see a shake up in the way they recycle with a new system being introduced from this month. Trolibocs, a stack of three recycling boxes on a wheeled trolley unit, are being distributed to every household in the borough between now and October in a bid to increase the council’s...
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Welsh councils praised for recycling rate

Welsh councils praised for recycling rate 29 May 2015 | By Jack Loughran Natural resources minister Carl Sargeant has praised Welsh councils on the success of their recycling services. which surpass those in England and Northern Ireland. The Recycling Carbon Index Report from Eunomia, released earlier in May, claims that Wales outperformed the other countries in the carbon emission reductions...
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Welsh Businesses Will Have To Recycle More Under New Legislation

Welsh Businesses Will Have To Recycle More Under New Legislation 18 May 2015, 9:34 PM Article taken from Green Building Press The Welsh government is in the process of putting together an Environment Bill. The overarching aims of which are to put in place legislation that will enable Wales’ resources to be managed in a more proactive, sustainable and joined-up way and to establish the...
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New recycling law to hit schools, hospitals and businesses in Wales

New recycling law to hit schools, hospitals and businesses in Wales Welsh businesses, schools and hospitals will have to separate their waste for recycling under new legislation. The Environment (Wales) Bill, introduced today, will also challenge the Welsh Government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% in the next 35 years. ‘Delivering for future generations’ Natural resources...
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First recycling centre of its kind in the UK set to open in Llantrisant later this year

First recycling centre of its kind in the UK set to open in Llantrisant later this year A new community recycling centre, which will be a first of its kind in the UK, is to open in Llantrisant. Set to open at the end of summer, the Rhondda Cynon Taf Council operated 100% recycling facility is being delivered as part of the council’s continued drive to increase recycling rates in the county...
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Three bin bag campaign reduces city rubbish collection by 25%

Three bin bag campaign reduces city rubbish collection by 25% By South Wales Evening Post | Posted: April 18, 2015 SWANSEA has made a giant leap forward in meeting Welsh Government recycling targets, as latest figures reveal the amount of black bags placed out for collection around the city has reduced by more than 25 per cent in 12 months. The sharp reduction has been achieved following the...
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