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Tips for Easy Disposal

04 Oct 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

I am one of those people who leaves empting my bin till the very last minute. In fact thinking about it, the rubbish literally has to be spilling out of the bin on to the floor surrounding the bin to prompt me to run to my supply of rubbish bags in my handy kitchen draw […]

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Easy to Use Bins

03 Oct 2012 by admin in categories rubbish bins | Be the first to comment here.

There is nothing worse than going to a fast-food restaurant or toilet for that matter and having to use your hands to operate the bin. Talk about un-hygienic. So I thought today I would talk to you about a few options that have a hands-free (care-free) operation for at home, the office and for the […]

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Bin Art

27 Sep 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

We have found some superb examples of customised bins, or where the bins were used to create sculptures. Have a look below and be sure to let us know what you think. We have had many different opinions about what this art could actually be. The majority are saying a turtle, however we have had […]

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A Collection of the Weird and Wonderful School Bins

27 Sep 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

If you are struggling to find a school bin for your primary or secondary school the below images should give you a better idea of what you are looking for. Most the bins can be purchased from our School Bins Category and those that cant can be found from other suppliers across the web. If you […]

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4 tips to help Choose the Right School Bin

25 Sep 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

Choosing a school bin you would think would not be one of the harder decisions your school has to make and it need not be, but it is surprising how many schools call us in a muddle. There are various factors to consider when choosing the right school bin and we are going to help you below. […]

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New website design

12 Sep 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

We have just launched the new version of our website and would welcome any feedback or problems customers encounter when using it. Because of the new legislation regarding cookie policies we have added it to our homepage, you can choose to close the box in the left hand corner down and it will not come […]

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What to do with a boring wheelie bin

12 Sep 2012 by admin in categories funny bins | Be the first to comment here.

Everyone has got them, everyone looks exactly the same except for maybe a number decal on the side. Below are some examples of what a little creative flair can do to that boring wheelie bin. Whilst we are not sure if your local council will even collect this bin with this much customisation, at least someone […]

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What’s Bin Did and What’s Bin Hid

17 Apr 2012 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

With apologies to Donovan whose album that was, way, way back when the concept of recycling was being first formulated in the days of flower power, that super alliterative title paints a picture of The Great Bin Controversy and its implications. What’s Bin Did Or, more appropriately, which might be did. To weigh or not […]

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Best Recycling Bin!

27 Jul 2011 by admin in categories recycling bin | Be the first to comment here.

Our best selling bin so far this year has been the Open Top Recycle 50 and Recycle 30 litre. Both come with a choice of  2 coloured bases, 6 coloured lids and 10 Recycling stickers. The size of these bins mean that they are ideal for Schools, Offices and Home use. In fact we have […]

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Wheelie bins, essential in coastal locations

14 Jun 2011 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

In many rural areas of the UK, predominantly remote villages, wheelie bins are not provided by councils for every household and residents usually put their rubbish out in sealed black bags, a few hours before collection is due. Whilst in some geographical settings this might work out just fine, in any settlement located on the […]

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Household bin auditing, just another type of ‘study’

14 Jun 2011 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

Whereas school rubbish audits might have an educational finality by teaching pupils to sort the waste and recycle, household rubbish auditing undertaken by councils is an entirely different matter. As first reported by the Mail Online three years ago, in Lancashire, people’s wheelie bins were ransacked through by council employees, this time not for fear […]

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The ‘rubbish police’ and the Orwellian society

27 May 2011 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

In April 2011, according to The Guardian, two Gloucester citizens were the focus of a 20.000 pound police operation for taking no more than 47 pence worth of scrap from a tip, in the form of an electric drill and a video game console. According to The Sun, the two were arrested while walking home […]

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Why Waste Matters

20 Jan 2011 by admin in categories Articles | Be the first to comment here.

Litter is a problem we all have to live with. Walk down any high street and you’ll see dropped crisp packets, food, drinks cans and a whole array of other rubbish on the ground, when often there is a perfectly good litter bin only a few metres away. Of course, most people use the bins […]

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