There has been a significant increase in the amount of illegal fly tipping in Dorset, according to Dorset Waste Partnership. Buzz News spoke to Simon Bull, Green Party Councillor of the Winton Green Ward, about what the council is doing to reduce the issue: If you see fly tipping in your area, you can report […]
Ideas2Action, a Poole based charity, are expanding their Win on Waste campaign in order to get more locals thinking about what they are throwing away. Barnabas Win on Waste is the latest addition to the organisation’s successful rubbish collection scheme. The event will be held monthly at Diverse Abilities, 13-15 Manor Avenue, and the first session […]
The UK Food Waste, is mostly dumped in a landfill in most countries where councils pay for it again in landfill tax. It is directly linked with local communities back here in the Dorset as Bournemouth council have given people the opportunity to recycle food waste. In the first two years of food waste collections, […]
A local charity group wants to prove that in the right hands, ordinary rubbish can be turned into useful things. The Ideas2Action charity group is asking for donations of sweet wrappers, kitchen roll tubes and milk bottle tops among other things. The group wants to collect these items to forward onto schools, faith groups and charities which […]
Bournemouth University admit that could recycle better, with coffee cups currently ending up as refuse-derived fuel.
Bournemouth Borough Council have improved their recycling service, meaning local residents are now able to put more in their bins. The council is holding a Recycling Roadshow on Saturday 5 May at Boscombe Market to spread the word about recycling more, and wasting less.
Abigail Payne-Humphries finds a new inventive way to use up those left-over foods you bought, but had no intention of using. Warning: may cause excessive salivation and jealousy