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Reduce plastic in the UK and recycle more

Recent figures produced by the trading organisation ‘Plastics Europe’ have shown that the UK alone uses an astonishing 3.7 million tonnes of plastic each year, with over 2.7 million of this plastic being shipped over […]

Fun facts about skip hire – things you didn’t know!

First things first… when did skip hire come about? Skips first appeared in the early 1920’s when they were used as an integral part of shaft mining. In the latter part of the 1920’s, Victorian […]

Halloween decorations DIY recycled materials

DIY recycled Halloween decorations  Stuck on ideas for Halloween decorations? Don’t want to splash out the cash? we have some fun and spooky ideas that you can make from old bits of rubbish from your […]

Gumdrop bins Southend-on-sea cleaning up Southend

Gumdrop bins  Ever noticed them horrible white, random splodges on our pavements when you’re walking? ever had someones piece gum stuck to the bottom of your shoes? The creators of the new Gumdrop bin have […]

Waste Disposal – Reduce, Reuse and Recycle!

Waste Disposal – Sustainable Recycling Tips Waste disposal affects us all. It’s no secret that more and more waste is being sent to landfill each year in the UK. The demand for convenient, disposable items […]

Cheap Skip Hire – 9 ways to reduce skip costs

Cheap skip hire – 9 ways to reduce costs So you’ve begun your search for cheap skip hire.  You’ve finally started that renovation project you’ve been planning, or decided that now’s the time to have […]

Battery Recycling – How, Why and Where?

Battery Recycling With the average household producing around 1 tonne of rubbish every year. It has never been more important for us each to do our bit for the environment and recycle what we can. […]

Mattress Recycling – ‘Worlds First’ Automated Recycler

World’s first mattress recycling machine launched by the Furniture Recycling Group It is estimated that around 63,339,000 mattresses are  currently in use in the UK, and 167,000 tonnes of mattresses are sent to landfill every […]

Changes to Recycling Centres in Essex

Changes to Recycling Centres in Essex – New Rules and Regualations Essex County Council are changing their policies on what they will allow into their recycling centres.  From 31/10/2016 it will be a criminal offence […]

The Waste House – Britains first rubbish home!

The Waste House – Reducing, Reusing and Recycling at its best! Millions of tonnes of waste are taken to landfill every year, and although people are taking more care over separating waste and more waste […]