Posts Tagged ‘Recycling’

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Plastic “islands” exceed the size of France!

5th October, 2015

There are now so many plastic bags in the world’s oceans that they form huge garbage islands.  Some of these … Full Story »

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Sheffield has one of the lowest recycling rates

12th November, 2014

Sheffield has one of the lowest landfill rates (Letters October 31st) but it also has one of the lowest recycling … Full Story »

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Sheffield is far from being Greenest City

17th March, 2014

To say reducing landfill makes Sheffield the ‘greenest city’ in the world is a load of ‘rubbish’ (Star March 3) … Full Story »

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Greens proved right as Veolia attempt to import waste from massive area.

13th November, 2012

Veolia have submitted a planning application to import waste from a very wide region around Sheffield. The areas concerned are … Full Story »

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Greens call for a regional approach to help improve recycling.

18th October, 2011

Dear Sir Three letters about recycling (Telegraph, 13th October) raise important questions. The answers illustrate the difficulties faced by the … Full Story »

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New recycling scheme ignored Green’s advice

16th March, 2010

Dear Sir I have received complaints from people in Chapeltown where the new recycling scheme has started. They tell me … Full Story »

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Waste strategy not bold enough to address economic and environmental crises.

30th December, 2008

Dear Sir Our response to the Waste Strategy consultation is that it is not bold enough to address the economic … Full Story »

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Greens Demand more Reduction, Re-use and Recycling

2nd September, 2008

At the Full Council meeting this week, the Green Party have called on the Council to push Veolia, the private … Full Story »

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Veolia contract is preventing improvements in recycling

20th July, 2008

Veolia contract prevents recycling improvements Full Story »

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“Pressure will increase on Onyx and the Council to recycle more”

21st November, 2001

As plans for the new incinerator materialised Green Party campaigners urged the council to recycle far more as was common … Full Story »