Recycling and Refuse news
Campaign to tackle menace of fly-tipping in EssexPublished: Monday, 4th September 2017
Fly-tipping in Essex is draining more than £1 million of taxpayers’ money each year new figures reveal.
Award-winning partnership cleans up for the third year in the rowPublished: Monday, 9th January 2017
An anti-litter campaign which spans Essex, Kent and Suffolk has resulted in a reduction of litter for the third year in a row.
Free repair cafes in the Braintree DistrictPublished: Thursday, 1st September 2016
Residents in Braintree, Halstead and Witham can get free advice about how to repair or recycle unused or faulty electrical items during a series of workshops over the coming months.
'Repair it, don’t bin it’ event coming to HalsteadPublished: Thursday, 5th May 2016
Recycle for Essex will be hosting a free repair café in Halstead where residents can bring a bike or any unwanted electrical items in need of repair, which will then be reused or recycled.
Essex, Suffolk and Kent in the battle against litterPublished: Monday, 24th August 2015
Essex local authorities and fast food businesses will continue the battle against litter with a new follow-up to last year’s highly successful Love Essex campaign.
Braintree District Council to receive £900,000 for recycling schemePublished: Monday, 13th April 2015
Braintree is one of four councils to have been awarded almost £900,000 of government money to help increase recycling rates in the district.