So far we have held seven Environmental Days. These are days where the Council provide skips for residents to dispose of any unwanted household items, generally clean-up areas of graffiti etc and where advice is also given on waste management. On these seven days we have taken away 98.5 Tonnes of unwanted household items of which approximately 60% has been recycled.
It is encouraging to see that after these days, recycling participation rates improve and feedback from the public is very positive indeed.
The areas covered so far are:
Residents are informed by letter that these events are taking place.