Skip Hire sizes

We hire out skips in various sizes at Norris Calcot. Whether you’re planning an office clearing or a home removal, we have the perfect skip size to meet your needs. Whatever your project we have a skip size for you. The other sizes we have include: the 2 Yard Skip, 4 Yard Skip, 6 Yard Skip, 8 Yard Skip, 10 Yard Skip, and the 12 Yard Skip.

  • 4 Yard Skip Hire The 4 yard skip is also available for hire at Norris Calcot. With a height of 0.90 meters, the 4 yard skip is able to accommodate twice the amount of the 2 yard skip. It has a width of 1.5m by 2.5m, making it suitable for larger items such as electronics, furniture, bathroom and kitchen refits, and appliances. It has enough space for 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. It will fit well into your garden clearance, or do-it-yourself project plan.
  • 6 Yard Skip Hire This skip works perfectly for home extensions and office premises renovation projects. The 6 yard skip may be used to carry builders waste like soil and pavers stones, and is provided at Norris Calcot. It works excellently for stashing away heavy waste and materials such as soil and stones. With a width of about 1.8m by 2.3m, this skip can take about 75 to 95 black disposal bags, or up to 30 full barrow loads of building waste. This skip is popular with people in any area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire If your building project is quite big, the 8 yard skip we provide would be perfect. The only difference between the 8 yard and 6 yard skip is that it can contain more items. It has almost 20% more space than the 6 yard skip, and it is just 1.9m by 3.4m in width. This skip can contain 100-115 full black waste bags with any issues, or 40 full barrow loads of slabs, soil, bricks and concrete. For large home removals, this skip is the ideal choice.
  • 10 Yard Skip Hire For very big home removals or garden clearance, it is recommended to go for the 10 yard skip. You can also hire this 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip from Norris Calcot, for your commercial projects. This skip has enough room for about 120–140 big waste bags, or 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste at any time. For larger building projects, home removals, and garden or site clearance, this is the skip to use.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire If your project is an industrialized one, the 12 yard skip would be a perfect fit. The 12 yard skip we have for hire at Norris Calcot is really big, and is suitable for large commercial projects and office or home clearances that will involve plenty of one time disposals. 150-185 black waste bags can fit into this large 2.3 by 4.0m skip at any time. Over 62 barrow loads of building waste such as slabs, concrete, and soil can safely fit into this skip.

Professional Skip Hire in Calcot

Are you looking for a skip to use in your business or for residential waste? Are you shopping around for the right size skip at a competitive price? Norris Calcot can provide you with the exact service you need. We serve customers in Calcot, and the surrounding areas, to make sure that they can conveniently dispose of their waste. For quite a while now, we have delivered fast and efficient service to our customers, even making sure they get what they need the same day they ordered it. Whatever your project we are sure to have worked on something similar in the past, having worked with hazardous waste, commercial projects, building projects, and much more. We ensure that every client not only enjoys quality service, but also receives competitive prices. Whenever possible we recycle the materials that we collect, and we track every skip to ensure that we take a responsible approach to disposal. We are serious about recycling. Through our environmentally friendly solutions, we ensure that there is no health risk to the public, or any type of environment. At Norris, our staff are highly trained and motivated to help you recycle items and materials, and clear your environment to the level you wish. Our drivers are professional, polite, and possess the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) and a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence. So, when you hire our waste services or skips, you can do so with peace of mind. We paint our skips regularly to ensure that they are hygienic and presentable. Whatever the size of skip you need, from just 2 yards to 18 yards, we can provide you with a solution to suit your budget, and get it to you as soon as possible. Fill out our online contact form to get a no obligation skip hire quote.

Why We Are Perfect For You.

Through our more than 40 years of experience in the waste management industry, we have built our reputation into that of credibility, transparency, and quality service delivery. The satisfaction and safety of our customers is our priority. At Norris Calcot, we pride ourselves on being able to deliver your choice of skip to you on the same day you request it, and with a price that fits your budget. Our skillful and knowledgeable team of experts are poised to give you seasoned advice to help you procure the perfect skip for your waste at home or your workplace. Need an online quote? Click here now!

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Experience and Accreditations

Our years of experience in the skip hire and waste management sector has resulted in several awards, accreditation, and certificates. Our first award was the RoSPA Gold Medal Award, which is given to firms who have achieved old Level and have retained it for consecutive 5 years. Norris Calcot’s unparalleled dedication to customer safety and health while offering their services is what earned us the award We are also certified by the International Standards Organization (ISO). Our implementation of the ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ management systems guarantee to our clients that we will never fall below expectations in delivering quality services. OHSAS 18001 SHEQ, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 help us manage and monitor all our customer service, general service delivery, and operations. We are assuring you of our quality of service, as it will always be improving and never fall below par. We are a proud member of the Chartered Institution of Waste management (CIWM). More than 6,000 UK-based professional waste management agencies, including in other countries, are represented by the Chartered Institution of Waste Management. Norris Calcot, alongside all these waste management agencies, also work in the sustainable resources sector. The standards, rules, and regulations that these waste management agencies work under, are set by the CIWM, who also grades them according to their experience, education, and qualifications. We are also a member of a fast growing third party accreditation body in the health and safety management industry, known as the SafeContractor. SafeContractor is a UK based third party accreditation body with over 17,000 member contractors and more than 150 major clients. You need not worry about your environment’s safety, as a registered member of the SafeContractor scheme, we have you covered. The Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) also has us on their membership list. It is the duty of the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) to represent its members to any regulatory authority, even the government. The WRA is there to offer guidance and advice concerning any matter or topic in regards to wood recycling. Members get to reap the benefits of the atmosphere that the association creates, which includes diverse opportunities and the promotion of wood recycling that it offers.

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Targets for Waste Recycling

The Environmental Agency and the government have set recycling targets for some time now. We at Norris Calcot acknowledge these targets and here they are: The agency charged with protecting and improving the English and Welsh environment is the Environmental Agency. The Environmental Agency does not meet its targets or offer other environmental services to areas that need it all alone, because they partner with several other local authorities and organisations to achieve these goals. The Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. The Environmental Agency encourages the conservation of animals, land, and natural resources, and controls environmental pollution by implementing certain efforts. There is more! The agency also puts effort in ensuring that people are up to date in environmental matters, raises waste removal standards and promotes the recycling of household products to significantly reduce the quantity of waste, among other objectives. With the telephone number – 08708 506 506, you can contact the Environmental Agency head office in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD, or contact their office in your region. Government Targets already have a landfill directive issued to this effect. The directive released contains government targets aimed at reducing the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK. The target is set to take effect from the most recent year and they are: That the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK by 2015 be only 35% of the amount taken in 1995. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2013 should be 50% of what was taken in 1995. By 2010, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 75% of what was taken in 1995. To help make the landfill directive achievable and recover waste, the following targets were also introduced by the Waste Strategy 2000: 45% of waste is to be recovered as of 2010, while 67% and 40% of waste should be recovered as of 2015 and 2005 respectively. Contained in the Waste Strategy 2000 are the natural recycling targets published by the government. Below are the targets: By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. By 2010, 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled. The target projects that, as of 2005, 25% of household waste should either be recycled or composted, and every single local authority was to be 30% in the same year. A ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was issued by the government to assist local authorities in more recycling, reduction of waste, and for landfill diversions. Clinical waste, building materials, batteries, paper, printer cartridges, plastic, furniture, glass, oil, metal, electrical and electronics, vehicles, wood, clinical waste, and so on, and a few others were included in the list of products to be recycled. To be up to date on any new entry in the targets, especially in recent years, visit the Norris Calcot office at Calcot.

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Great Prices from Norris

Are you looking to hire a skip at some very affordable prices? At Norris Calcot, we have an array of skips of different sizes, and we offer rubbish removal services, commercial and domestic clearance, waste management solutions, and so on, at great prices. Do you have a kind of service in mind, and a financial plan you would like to follow for it. Our experts are here to advise you on the best solution to go for, to make sure you only get quality service. Your location in Calcot will not stop us from meeting your needs. What exactly do you need your skip for? Is it for a company construction project or a home clearance? We have a suitable size to suit both your needs and your budget. We are aware that most people prefer to plan their finances, and general life, year in year out especially those in the UK. Norris Calcot professionals will offer you alternative options that will aid you in meeting all your requirements at prices that will suit your budget, while also providing advice and answers to every question you have. Though we provide you with skips at affordable prices, we also maintain our professionalism and quality service, therefore, be assured that you can always depend on us for your waste clearance needs. Since you will be getting the ideal skip, amongst our other services, at affordable prices, there is no need to feel like you have to go beyond your budget. Whether it is for commercial or domestic purposes, message or call us to get an online quote today!

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All Skip Sizes

Are you searching for a particular skip size for your domestic or commercial use? Norris Calcot has you covered for all the skip sizes you need, for any quantity of waste. We will have your skip delivered to you on the same day you requested it, wherever you are in Calcot Got a huge pile of industrial waste you are looking for a way to dispose of or recycle? You can hire any of our skips, which range between 2 yards to 12 yards, if you need to remove some waste from your home. The skip sizes available at Norris Calcot are: 2 Yard Skip – Our smallest, and cheapest, size for skips is this size. This size is ideal for a waste quantity that is very small. 4 Yard Skip – This skip is perfect for large items like home furniture, appliances, electronics, bathroom and kitchen refits. 6 Yard Skip – if you are carrying out some house extension projects or renovating your business premises, this size is right for you. 8 Yard Skip – For larger building projects that the 6 yard skips will be too small for, the 8 yard skip will be perfect, as it can contain more waste and refits. 10 Yard Skip – if you are carrying out a clearance in your garden, or doing home removal, this size is right for you. 12 Yard Skip – This is more like a small industrial skip. It can hold over 62 full barrow loads of paving stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

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24-Hour Service

Are you looking for a waste collection service to rid you of the waste in your home, workplace or construction site, in a way that is both efficient and fast enough to arrive to your location the same day? Interested in a skip service in Calcot that can, within hours of your request, deliver your ideal skip to you? Norris Calcot has you covered. We provide you with a same day delivery service anywhere you are around Calcot and its surroundings. You will get your Norris Calcot skip before you know it once you give us a call on 020 8698 8000.

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Fast and Efficient Service

Norris Calcot professionals have been trained to treat waste management issue as health issues. Therefore, we do not want any poor time keeping or inefficiency to jeopardize the health of our clients and the general public. So, we have positioned ourselves to be able to provide you with a top-notch service that is always on time, no matter where you are in Calcot or in the surrounding areas. We boast of a team of experts who fully understand the importance attached to keeping good public health. If you request a skip today, you’re 100% guaranteed to get it today! It can’t get any easier! We want your schedule to go as planned, and make sure you don’t wait until the next day. Why not give us a call right away, or drop us a message, and we will get back to you sooner than you expect.

Do You Need Help?

At Norris Calcot office at Calcot you can be provided with updates you need on the targets, many for the years to come. We are also available on 020 8698 8000 and have experts on ground to answer any questions you have.

Commercial/Domestic Skip Hire in Calcot

If you’re looking for commercial or domestic skip hire in Calcot, Norris Skip Calcot strives to provide a wide range of skips at an affordable price to you, wherever you are in the city. Does your office need retouching and you hope to clear out your old furniture? Is there an ongoing landscape transformation or garden clearing going on in your property, and you need to dispose of the waste? You will find a helping hand with us at Norris Calcot. Our professionals will take care of your waste needs, no matter how large they are, so you can focus on running your business without any lapses.

Looking For Quality Skip Hire?

We have taken the time to compile some of the reasons why you would need a skip, especially if you live or work in Calcot. Choose health and cleanliness for your environment today by hiring a skip. Like they say, “health is wealth”. You’ll also get to save money that would have gone into cleaning up. Buying a skip will help save you time and money. Before you know it, a truck comes to pick them up once they are full. A skip saves you lots of time. Time is money, so why spend the time you should be using on being productive to handle rubbish all the time? Forget about always loading waste into trucks and focus more on your business and schedule. Save yourself the time and energy today and get a reliable, fast, and efficient skip hire service to sort out your waste problems. Say goodbye to waste management issues, cleaning your office, and removing home waste by yourself by giving us a call today.

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House Waste Removal

House Waste Removal

Done piling up waste at home? Are you removing waste from your home and need the help of a reliable and professional waste management company for that? Have you overfilled your garage or attic with materials you no longer find useful? Let us help you get rid of unwanted junk, and also collect and recycle your scrap materials. We appreciate why you might need to rid your home of old furniture and electronics when you are giving it a new look. We also understand that you will need to remove all the heaps of unwanted materials that will pile up in your yard when you are giving your home a facelift. To ensure a healthy environment, our professionals will come to remove your waste as soon as possible and have them recycled.

Work Space Clearance

Professional Office Clearance

Do you run a business with an office area? Chances are you pile up unnecessary junk and unwanted materials in your workspace. You will need a bigger office space once your workload increases. You will need a reliable skip company to help you dispose of unwanted items when you are changing offices. We come in at this point. We offer assistance in disposing and recycling office material waste. Your small gadgets will be sent to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) for recycling. You will find our professionals in your office within minutes of your call.

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Construction Site Clearance

Are you a manager of a construction company which produces a lot of building waste? Are you searching for how to recycle certain products and reuse them? We give you the best in clearance service. The cleanliness and safety of our construction site affords you the ability to delve into your work once you arrive. Do you need to have all the scrap metal, rubble, hazardous materials, aggregate, and building waste removed from your site? Call us immediately and we will have our team of experts sent to your location.

Waste Collection

Waste Collection

We are here for both your business and home rubbish collection needs. We want to ensure you focus on your routine, so we will be there to collect your waste from your property the same day you call us, whether you want us for a particular job or constantly need our services. Our services are highly affordable compared to any others in or around Calcot. We employ environmentally friendly equipment, while also following all safety and health standards. Are you a homeowner, a business manager, or do you represent a multinational corporation? Call us today for any form of waste removal, especially the hazardous ones.

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Waste Management

Your different forms of waste (sludge, gaseous, liquid, and solid) can be removed by our experts who are highly knowledgeable in waste management. Why get your hands covered in dirt when you can have us take care of it? Your waste management issues will be sorted out by us on the same day you made your request for it. Fill the form in here if you want an online quote.

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Waste Removal with our Skips

All your full barrow loads of slabs, concrete, paver stones, building materials and other waste will need to be stashed in a skip when you are renovating your property or construction site. We assist in builders waste removal, as well as providing skips which are meant to make the process smoother. On our staff list is a team of highly trained experts who appreciate health and safety standards. Our experts will offer you the perfect service that will match your budget and your needs. Give us a call today and one of our experts will give you a quote no matter where in Calcot your building project is.

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Materials to Recycle

By keeping track of our recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling, we have built a reputation of straightforwardness for ourselves. The first thing we do in our facility is to weigh the waste. Our trained operators separate the materials in it manually and mechanically. The waste is separated by hand, air, and magnet in a tank where it was sent to through a conveyor belt. After which they are then recycled into reusable products.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

Some waste is a danger to your health and the health of people in your environment. These materials, which may come in gaseous, liquid, or solid forms, are also hazardous to the environment. Handling toxic waste unprofessionally will be hazardous to you, and others living and working around you. Professional waste management companies like Norris Calcot, however, are available to help you deal with toxic waste. At Norris Calcot, we offer you home and office services as long as you’re in or around Calcot. We have specialists who have been well trained in the industry, and have all it takes for effective removal of any form of waste; gaseous, liquid, solid, or sludge. We follow industry standards and the rules of regulatory bodies in our waste collection.

Do You Need Help?

We also keep tabs on the entire disposal process – from collection to removals/recycling. Thanks to our topnotch services, we are at the top of the industry. We are only a phone call away on 020 8698 8000, for when you need us to solve your hazardous waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Calcot

Affordable Skip Hire Services

Norris Calcot has the best skips at the most affordable prices you can find around Calcot, so you needn’t go far to find competitive prices. It is important that our customers save, which is why we put so much effort into making great skips available at great prices. Small skips are considered by many as the best, in that they are deemed the most cost effective for waste management. You need to bear in mind, however, thats small skips for large projects would mean waste spillover and large skips for small projects would be a waste of money. Here at Norris Calcot , we do not want you hiring skips that do not meet the needs they are hired for.

Whichever skip size you want, we have experts who are always ready to advise you on how to save costs. It is not a problem if you don’t own space for the skip, we make it easier for you by including skip hire permit costs. This not only saves you the extra cost and stress of getting the permit yourself from your council office, but also prevents you from being fined if you place the skip on the road or on public land. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 or leave us a message, and we will get you some really great prices of skips for hire.

Get Quote Online

Are you looking to do waste disposal in your house, office, or business premises? Do you need a skip for hire that will fit your construction project and help workers control potentially hazardous waste? For the best priced skips you can find anywhere, call Norris Calcot today. Our quotes on waste management and disposal can be tailored to your budget, drop us a message today and get fast feedback. You needn’t worry about finding a waste removal service in Calcot, the quote you need can be obtained online. You can let us know about your request by filling in the contact form here and one of our experts will get back to you as soon as possible.

Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds

Getting quotes from 3 or 4 local skip hire services can be helpful in getting an idea on skip hire rates within and all around Calcot. At Norris Calcot we think this is advisable. We advise that you avoid requesting from companies that are not licensed, do not have accreditation. and are uninsured. If what you want is to be able to compare the prices of skips and place an order immediately, you’ll have to work with skip hire service providers that can deliver on the same day. This can be done for you at Norris Calcot; we can save you extra costs by making cheap skip hire services available anywhere you are located in and around Calcot. Our skip hire and waste disposal solutions are the most trustworthy around, you can stop worrying about firms you don’t trust. There are options other than skips that we can provide you with. If you’d like to hire a team of experts for your house or clearance, we have well trained professionals on the ground ready to tend to your needs. We can work with the budget you have drawn up, send us a message today and get a fast response.

Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price

Now you can find cheap skip hire services in your location by entering your postcode here. Using Norris Calcot, you can now get the price of any skip you want to hire – no matter the size or your location. All you need do is enter your postcode in the bar above and click on “get price”. Getting the best price for the skip you need is not a chore anymore, you only need our sophisticated algorithms to get it done. Our system can get you the information you need without any personal details from you. It is our intention that you get a price list that aligns with your budget so you can start making decisions on what to do next. We can work with specifics on skip hire too, just contact us.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

Some factors are important to look into when hiring a skip. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Calcot, and we are going to briefly help you understand as well. Regional pricing – skip hire costs differ by location, it could be higher or lower. You might get a skip at £50 in London, for instance, and get the same skip size for £20 in Calcot. Time duration on the hire is another factor that affects pricing, when you want to keep a skip for a long period of time, you’ll have to pay more. Taking into consideration that skip hire permits have a time duration. Limitations and Restrictions – you can’t always put a huge amount of weight in a skip just because it looks big. You have to find out if there are limitations from your skip hire service provider. You may get fined or sanctioned if you put products in the skip that are not allowed, which is why you need to find out if there are any such products.

Issues with renting skips in Calcot

The process of hiring a skip is often difficult, especially if you want to get a skip hire permit as well. We know about all of these difficulties at Norris Calcot. Narrow paths, local council laws, small gardens, double yellow lines, red routes, pedestrian only lanes, congestion zones, limited space in front, and narrow paths are the issues which usually come up with skip renting in Calcot. We know that the growing population in Calcot will mean a more difficult skip hiring process soon. You don’t have to worry about skip hiring and acquiring a permit, we can provide waste disposal services instead.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

A new waste licensing system was put in place in 1994 to replace the Control of Pollution Act of 1974 on the regulation of deposits, recovery, and removal of “controlled waste”. Controlled wastes are wastes from industrial, commercial, and household processes in solid or liquid form. The license is not needed by those who only dispose of waste from their personal gardens. In order to have the license, the person applying has to show that they are fit to hold it. Anyone applying to own a new site has to have the Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate, which proves they are “technically competent”.

People who create, bring in, convey, store, treat, or remove controlled waste were given a new duty of care in section 34 of the Act. It stated that “any escape or waste must be avoided, waste can only be moved to an authorized person, the waste being transferred should go with a written description or you will be penalized.” How waste is disposed of is controlled by special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005.

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Skip Hire Permits

Do you want to hire a skip for a construction project that will involve placing it on public land? Then you will need a skip hire permit. In regards to the land or space you would be placing the skip on that isn’t yours, you need a skip hire permit. The land in question may be that of a third party, a street, a government road, or a federal highway. You can use your own land or space without a skip hire permit if you have it, only ensuring you don’t cross into land that isn’t yours. You risk being fined or having the skip removed and seized if you do not ensure your skip doesn’t cross out of your own land and into someone’s space. With £20, you can get a skip hire permit, but charges may differ because of the skip size or council who issue the permit. Some skip hire permits cost higher than £20, possibly £60, £80, and up to £100. Details on skip hire costs can be requested from the local council office. We want to ensure you have a much easier skip hire process at Norris Calcot. You don’t need the hassle involved with getting a skip hire permit because we can get it for you as we deliver your choice of skip. We include the cost of getting ski hire permits in our online quotes when you request them, which can be removed if you already have land or a place on which to put the skip. We provide skip hire services along with permits that last for up to 14 days. You can reach us now on 020 8698 8000 if you need to know more details on skip hire permits and other waste disposal services.

Tested skips with certificate

For first time skip hires, the worry is often on the safety and effectiveness of the skip during use. Along with making various skip sizes available to you, we also give you skips that have been tested and have certificates to show just that at Norris Calcot. Whether you require a closed skip or an open one, you can count on us to deliver it with proof of its efficiency and quality. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions. You can also come by our Calcot office instead and the tested skip you want will be provided with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris Calcot, we allow a large variety of waste to be put in our skips. However, we have restrictions on the kind of items that can go in our skips. We can provide you with treatment services for materials like that, depending on how safe they are. The items we do not allow in our skips include automotive oils and fluids, medical waste, car tyres, heavy duty batteries, gas canisters, television sets, air conditioning units, refrigerators, aerosols, and fluorescent light bulbs.

Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy

The Environmental Agency and government have been setting recycling targets for some time now. We uphold these set recycling rules at Norris Calcot and you can find them below: The goal of the Environmental Agency is to secure the protection and improvement of the environment in England and Wales. A lot government organisations and local authorities are in place to make sure they reach their targets, and that areas that need environmental services get the ones they have to offer. The Environmental Agency also endeavors to make sure land, air and water are constantly improved in terms of quality. They work towards the control of pollution in the environment and encourage the protection of natural resources like plants and animals. It doesn’t end there! The body educates the public on environmental matters, like better waste removal standards, by promoting the recycling of household waste to reduce how much waste they have. You can contact the Environmental Agency office in your region, or visit the head office in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. Telephone: 08708 506 506. With respect to Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. It gives a recommended target on how much the amount of waste needs to be reduced for landfilling spots in the United Kingdom. Inclusions were made for landfills to only take treated waste from 2007. Find the targets below, starting from the most recent year: Only 35% of the waste taken in 1995 should be taken for landfill sites in the UK in 2015. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2013 should be 50% of what was taken in 1995. No more that 75% of the waste retrieved to use for landfill sites in the UK should be retrieved by 2010 The Waste Strategy 2000 included the following targets, as a way of making sure waste is recovered and the landfill directive is reached: Of all the waste, 67% should be recovered in 2015, 45% of it recovered in 2010, and 40% of it recovered in 2005.

Natural recycling targets were published by the government in Waste Strategy 2000 and are:

By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. No less than 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2010. By 2005, 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled – while that of each local authority was 30% as of the same year. To help the local authorities recycle more and reduce waste and for landfill diversions, a “Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was released by the government. A list of materials that can be recycled include: wood, vehicles, composting, clinical waste, building materials, batteries, paper, printer cartridges, plastic, furniture, glass, oil, metal, electricals and electronics, computers, and a few others.

Do You Need Help?

At Norris Calcot office at Calcot you can be provided with updates you need on the targets, many for the years to come. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000, we always have experts available to provide answers to your questions.