Recycling bins


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Recycling bins

Containers to temporarily hold recyclable materials until transferred to a larger holding facility or picked up by a recycling service. Conveniently located bins increase recycling rates by allowing occupants to recycle more easily. Designing space for recycling bins is a physical reminder of a commitment to recycling.
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Someone has a bin to clean in which three or four recycling bins of rubbish from other households had been tipped into their bin.
Council chiefs defended the refusals - saying new legislation is forcing the authority to be tough on unsuitable items being placed in recycling bins.
April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Providing employees with a desk-side recycling bin and a smaller trash bin attached to it can serve as a success model for increasing recycling and reducing waste in the workplace.
Zia said: "Before the recycling bins, I had to cross the street and throw everything away into one big garbage can.
When out and about look for recycling bins to dispose of your waste - particularly cans and plastic bottles.
We've found old car batteries, food waste, dirty nappies, hypodermic needles, fire extinguishers and even dead pets in some peoples' recycling bins.
Colin Huntington, Service Director for Waste Services and Grounds Maintenance, said: "The vast majority of people use their recycling bin properly and sensibly, but there are some people who don't.
Now Kirklees Council has been urged to find a replacement for Batley-based Ecotex Ltd, which provided recycling bins at six sites across the district.
Try to make trips to the bottle bank or recycling bin part of your weekly routine.
These include new facilities for waste processing, widespread clean-up operations by Tandeef, and more recycling bins to encourage residents to incorporate the 3Rs (reduce, re-use and recycle) into their lifestyle.
RESCUERS spent 12 hours trying to save a "pregnant cat" from a clothes recycling bin - only to discover it was a squeaky toy.
But she spotted something was wrong as soon as she returned to find everyone's recycling bins had been emptied except her own.

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