Rhondda Cynon Taff


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Rhondda Cynon Taff

a county borough in S Wales, created from part of Mid Glamorgan in 1996. Pop.: 231 600 (2003 est.). Area: 558 sq. km (215 sq. miles)
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On the basis of these investigations, we can confirm that only a small proportion, less than 3%, of Rhondda Cynon Taff waste was exported."
They have stressed that, while they do export waste to foreign countries, they only do so with what is known as 'approved end destinations' for the materials in question, and admit that they don't know how the waste from Rhondda Cynon Taff could have ended up in a Malaysian jungle.
The Minister is today announcing the offer is being extended to cover the whole counties of Anglesey, Gwynedd and Caerphilly from this month, and the whole of Rhondda Cynon Taff from at the start of September.
Communities First in Merthyr Tydfil will receive Au1.9 million, while Rhondda Cynon Taff will get Au5 million.
"Now Rhondda Cynon Taff in the Labour heartlands are resorting to this lock out tactic.
Paul Uren, operations manager for Rhondda Cynon Taff, said that having tried out the kitchen waste recycling scheme, the Dennis Eagle unit was the considered the best vehicle for the job.
A spokesman for Rhondda Cynon Taff council said: "The matter has now been referred to the South Wales Police.
Plastic from a recycling centre in Rhondda Cynon Taff has been found in the Malaysian jungle
Isn't it about time that Rhondda Cynon Taff residents could benefit from an incinerator to burn black bags of waste instead of them going to landfill, an incinerator away from houses?
Introduced in 2005, 'Step in the Right Direction' provides real employment opportunities for six young people leaving care every year in Rhondda Cynon Taff. During the two-year development programme, they learn about the council's work and gain valuable work experience.
Ann Clwyd, MP for the Cynon Valley and the current chair of the Parliamentary Labour Party, unveiled the memorial before guests including two ministers from the Indian High Commission, the Mayor of Rhondda Cynon Taff, Joyce Cass, and local councillors.
A spokesman for Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council said more than 100 schools opened yesterday.