New bins have been put outside secondary schools in Teignbridge in an attempt to promote recycling and avoid landfill
Devon County Council is responsible for the charges at recycling centres, not the district councils which are in Devon. Also, the new charges don’t apply to Torbay or Plymouth. Geddit?
Coinciding with the launch of two new plastic collection banks in the town at Barton Hill and Sandy Lane, Dawlish, Teignbridge council’s recycling team will be in the town giving advice on how best to recycle general household plastic waste, as well as information on plastic litter and pollution.
More than 60 secondary school pupils from across Devon will discuss waste and recycling in the county at a Waste Summit on Thursday, March 17.
Plymouth City Council’s regeneration team is working with housing association Affinity Sutton and residents on a campaign to improve recycling rates in the area.
New refuse and recycling collections in Exeter are being promoted by the Recycling Tin Man in the city
Smooth transfer of recycling services from the Mid Devon Community Recycling firm to Mid Devon District Council has been heralded with investment in new vehicles
Devon Wildlife Trust with hold its first Milling Day of 2010 to coincide with the Festival of Social Science