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Top countries winning at recycling

Top of the Pops: The Five countries winning at recycling. When it comes to recycling industry experts all maintain success lies in the three ‘Rs’ – reducing, recycling and reusing. Only by achieving all three of these that we can start to work towards a sustainable future, so we at Brantlegh Waste have worked to

By | July 25th, 2016|Categories: News, Recycling, rubbish removal manchester|0 Comments

How Britain could improve its recycling rates

Britain has made great strides in its recycling rates. Before the turn of the millennium we were recycling less than 10% of our rubbish. However, over the past fifteen years with some hard work and determination we have increased that rate to 45%. A percentage which is admirably close to the EU directive of 50%

By | June 28th, 2016|Categories: News, Recycling, rubbish removal manchester|4 Comments

Impact of Brexit on our waste

As the country debates the pros and cons of Brexit and every news article seems devoted to this controversial, agonising decision there is one aspect we at Brantlegh Waste feel has perhaps not received the coverage it deserves. Because leaving the EU could well affect Britain’s approach to waste management. The EU has very specific

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: News, rubbish removal london, rubbish removal manchester|0 Comments

New Landfill Tax

The Landfill Tax is applied to those businesses who dispose of so much waste they are forced to use landfill sites. So however much rubbish you think your family manages to consume in any given week it is unlikely that the everyday consumer will come into contact with the Landfill Tax. However, for those dealing

By | May 16th, 2016|Categories: News, rubbish removal manchester|1 Comment

Is three weekly bin collection helping anything?

The three weekly bin collection which sees councils collect rubbish only every three weeks (as opposed to fortnightly) was piloted last year in the Welsh county of Powys. Not only will it help the council massively reduce costs, with estimates from Lets Recycle suggesting that it will save the council close to half a million

By | May 9th, 2016|Categories: News, Recycling, rubbish removal manchester|0 Comments

World Water Day

22nd March - World Water Day: How to help conserve this important resource   World Water Day, a UN backed incentive, is celebrated worldwide and used to raise awareness. With a focus on the importance of this powerful resource, it hopes to inspire our global community to rethink and redefine their water usage as well

By | May 3rd, 2016|Categories: News, Recycling, rubbish removal london, rubbish removal manchester|0 Comments

How technology is changing waste management: the latest innovations

There is little doubt that we have too much waste and nowhere to put it. Whilst increasing pressure is being put on the general public to play their part in helping to protect the future it is investors who are putting their money where their mouth is. Increasing amounts of money is being invested into

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: News, Recycling, rubbish removal manchester|0 Comments