Monthly Archives: April 2018

WARPit – online recycling tool from Sunderland City Council

10th April, 2018 / Nicola, CCIN

WARPit was an equipment, furniture and resource re-use online tool that helps individuals and organisations to loan or give surplus items to each other for free. Council employees were encouraged to use WARPit to source equipment and consumables wherever possible as part of our Sustainable Sunderland Policy. Read more: WARPit online reclycing tool – Sunderland City ...

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Recycle and Reward

5th October, 2017 / Nicola, CCIN

Salford City Council has introduced an innovative community recycling reward scheme to drive up recycling rates in city neighbourhoods, and achieve improvements such as decreasing levels of contamination in recycling waste streams and reducing levels of residual waste. It also rewards clubs, charities, groups and organisations in neighbourhood areas. Recycling – Recycle and Reward – ...

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Recycling and renewable energy – Glasgow City Council

26th June, 2017 / Nicola, CCIN

Work continues apace on the GRREC, which is due to begin operations next year.  It will take Glasgow from being one of the worst performing to one of the best local authorities in the country for diverting waste from landfill (with a 90% diversion rate).  It will save on 90,000 tonnes of carbon emissions every ...

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