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How to recycle

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Is recycling plastics worth it?

How to Recycle

Is recycling plastics worth it?

Recycling has seen a lot of bad news in recent months, with reports that some of our recycling sent overseas is dumped or burned.

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Tips to help reduce contamination

How to Recycle

Tips to help reduce contamination

Putting the right stuff in the right bin is important. The wrong stuff is called contamination. Most of us are getting it right, however, when too much contaminated material is collected, it potentially prevents the whole lorry load of material from being recycled.

Why is it important to recycle?

How to Recycle

Why is it important to recycle?

More and more people recycle everyday. This helps to reduce the need for landfill and more costly forms of disposal. Recycling also reduces the need for extracting (mining, quarrying and logging), refining and processing raw materials all of which create substantial air and water pollution. This helps to save energy, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and helping to tackle climate change.

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