Monthly Archives: June 2010

Litter, Rubbish and Recycling for Beginners

25 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, household bins, public bins, recycling bin, rubbish tips, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

Rubbish and litter is an inevitability. Everybody accumulates waste and rubbish that has to be disposed of. The average person in the United Kingdom disposes of over 5 kilos of rubbish a week in their rubbish bin – a quarter of a tonne a year. All that waste has to go somewhere too. It is [...]

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Bins for Business – Choosing the Right Waste Bins

18 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bins for catering, external bin, industrial bins, public bins, service sector bins, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

Waste is a key part of any business -whilst reducing waste can help increase profitability – it can never be totally eliminated and all businesses have to deal cope with waste management. Rubbish and waste in some businesses is often minimal and requires little more thought than the removal of rubbish from our homes does. [...]

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Picking up after Students – Bins for Local Authorities

10 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, public bin, public bins, school litter bin, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

There has been quite a bit of bad press about the littering caused by students in some university towns. And in many areas where residents live in local proximity to local schools, college or universities, littering is a cause for tension between the local community and the educational establishment. The problem with litter around education [...]

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Hotel Rubbish

05 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, external bin, industrial bins, public bins, Social Care Bins | Be the first to comment here.

While I have stayed in many rubbish hotels, I have yet to stay in one made from rubbish. Yet, environmental campaigners in Rome have done just that. To raise awareness of pollution the campaigners have constructed a temporary hotel made nearly completely from rubbish. Complete with five rooms and a reception it is lined with [...]

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Parks and Open Spaces – Litter Bins

01 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, external bin, service sector bins, waste management, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Britain has the largest number of public parks and open spaces than any other country in Europe. There are dozens of urban parklands in many of our major cities and conurbations. However, as pleasurable as these urban natural oasis are they are expensive to maintain. Councils and local authorities have to invest huge amounts of [...]

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