Monthly Archives: February 2013

Cameron urges push on energy efficiency and renewable energy

06 Feb 2013 by Ashley Curtis in categories News | Be the first to comment here.

Prime Minister David Cameron believes energy efficiency and renewable energy is the way forward so the UK needs to prioritise growth in these industries. Speaking at the launch of an energy efficiency programme on Monday, Cameron took a swipe at energy efficiency naysayers, stating that there are “those who say we cannot afford to prioritise [...]

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Bath begins accepting small electricals for recycling

04 Feb 2013 by David Howells in categories News | Be the first to comment here.

Bath residents will soon be permitted to put small electrical appliances into their recycling bins for collection, thisisbath.co.uk reports. After research found that many recyclable items are thrown away by Bath’s residents, the local council agreed to expand its collection remit to also welcome small electronic goods. These will then be broken down before each separate component part [...]

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Bournemouth residents recycling more garden waste than ever

01 Feb 2013 by Samantha Bartlett in categories News | Be the first to comment here.

New statistics show that Bournemouth residents are recycling more garden waste than ever. Data released shows that 4,849 tonnes of green waste was collected in recycling bins in 2012, as part of Bournemouth council’s Green Waste Scheme. This was a considerate increase on levels collected in 2011, when 3,981 tonnes of green waste was composted. [...]

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