Skip Hire sizes

We have skips for hire in different sizes at Norris Widford. We have skip sizes to meet your exact specifications, be it home removal or office clearing. We have skip sizes as small as 2 yards for small DIY projects and as big as 12 yards for industrial projects. 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 Widford. The 4 yard skip has two times the capacity of the 2 yard skip, at a height of 0.90 meters. It has more space for bigger materials, including electronic appliances, kitchen and bathroom refits, and even furniture, because it has a longer width of 1.5m by 2.5m. It can hold just over 17 full barrow loads of waste and 45 to 50 black waste bags. 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. Norris Location has 6 yard skips to move builders waste such as concrete, slabs and soil at your disposal. It is an ideal storage option for materials and waste like stones and soil. It’s around 1.8m by 3.2m wide, and can hold between 75 to 95 black bin bags, or 30 full barrow loads of building waste. This is pretty much the most popular skip you will find in your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire The 8 yard skip, which we have for hire, is suitable for very big projects such as home extensions. The 8 yard skip is very similar to the 6 yard skip, but it just has room for more items. It has almost 20% more space than the 6 yard skip, and it is just 1.9m by 3.4m in width. 100-115 black disposable bags can fit well into the 8 yard skip, as can 40 barrow loads of soil, concrete, and other builders waste. It’s also good for large home removals.
  • 10 Yard Skip Hire For very big home removals or garden clearance, it is recommended to go for the 10 yard skip. If you’re handling a commercial project, the 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip is available for hire at Norris Widford. This skip has enough room for about 120–140 big waste bags, or 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste at any time. This skip serves well when used for big building projects and home removals.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire If your project is an industrialized one, the 12 yard skip would be a perfect fit. At Norris Widford, we offer the 12 yard skip for hire for those who need a large skip for their site clearance, office clearance, or commercial projects that involve the disposal of large quantities of waste at a time. 2.5m by 4.0m in width, this skip has is also big enough in height to contain between 150-185 black disposal bags at once. It can also hold over 62 full barrow loads of paver stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

Widford Skip Hire

Do you need a skip to get rid of waste from your business or your home? Are you shopping around for the right size skip at a competitive price? Norris Widford has got you covered. We ensure that waste does not become an environmental hazard by providing a professional skip hire service in Widford, we always do our best to work around your schedule. We can often deliver skips the same day they are ordered, and have a long history of providing a smooth service in the area. We have worked on just about every type of project that requires a skip, including factory clearances, office moves, building projects, and garden landscaping projects. Our services are competitively priced, representing some of the best prices in the area, but we never compromise on the quality of the service we deliver. We take a responsible approach to waste collection and disposal, and track everything throughout the process, from taking the way off your hands, to disposal or recycling facilities. We are serious about recycling. In order to ensure that the health of the public is not adversely affected, we offer environmentally friendly solutions. 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 hold a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence, as well as the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and are all polite and professional. When you hire a skip from us, or engage us for a project, you can do so knowing that you are working with a professional organisation. In order to ensure that our skips are always clean and presentable, we paint them regularly. Therefore, no matter the size of the skip you need, from 2 or 4 to 18 yard, you can get it fast and at a great price to suit your budget. To find out how much your skip will cost fill out our contact form now!

Why Norris Widford

Our experience in the waste management industry has allowed us to nurture a reputation of credibility, transparency, and quality service delivery. Your safety and satisfaction is our priority. Therefore, we endeavour to make sure that as soon as you make a request for a particular skip size, it is delivered to you the same day at a price that fits your budget. We also have a robust team of experts with vast knowledge of the sector, to offer you specialist advice to help you get the adequate skip that can get rid of the waste you have at home or within your business premises. Want to get an online quote from us? Click here!

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Accreditations and Experience

For our many years of experience in the skip hire and waste management sector, we have been given various awards, accreditation, and certificates. We were presented with our first award, which was the RoSPA Gold Medal Award, traditionally given to firms who have reached Gold Level and have remained there for consecutive 5 years. Our dedication to the safety and health of our customers, while providing quality services, is what prompted the receipt of the award. The International Standards Organization (ISO) has also certified us. By implementing the management systems of ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ we are telling our clients that we will never perform below expectations in service delivery. OHSAS 18001 SHEQ, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 help us manage and monitor all our customer service, general service delivery, and operations. In every moment, we will maintain an improved quality of service which will always be above average. At Norris Widford, we are also proud to be a Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM) member. The waste management agencies represented by the CIWM in the UK, and other countries, total over 6,000. Norris Widford, alongside all these waste management agencies, also work in the sustainable resources sector. These agencies are also ranked by CIWM according to their experience, qualifications, and education, while also setting standards, rules, and regulations. 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. The safety of your environment is guaranteed, especially as we are members of the above scheme. It may also interest you to know that we are registered with the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA). It is the duty of the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) to represent its members to any regulatory authority, even the government. It is also their duty to offer members relevant information and guidance on the wood recycling sector. 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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Environmental Agency Recycling Targets

The government and the Environmental Agency have set new targets to be reached by all recycling agencies. We acknowledge these targets which include: The English and Welsh environment is protected and improved upon by 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. It is also their mission to raise the quality of water, land, and air constantly. The agency strives to control environmental pollution and promote the conservation of animals, land, and natural resources. There is more! Among other things, the body enlightens the general populace on environmental issues, promotes the recycling of household products to decrease their piling up in large quantities, and educates on raising the standards of waste removal. 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. A landfill order has been issued concerning Government Targets. It states the targets for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the United Kingdom. Starting from the most recent year, these are the targets: The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2015 should be 35% of what was taken in 1995. That waste quantity taken to landfill sites be 50% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2015. The waste taken to landfill spots in the UK should be 75% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2010. The following targets were also introduced by the Waste Strategy of 2000 to recover waste and help in achieving the landfill directive: 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. The Waste Strategy of 2000 contains the natural recycling targets published by the government. The following are the targets: Composting and recycling should be carried out on 33% of household waste as of 2015. By 2010, 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled. By 2005, 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled, while that of each local authority was 30% as 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. Recyclable materials were listed, which include: wood, vehicles, clinical waste, building materials, composting, printer cartridges, batteries, paper, computers, plastic, glass, furniture, oil, metal, electronic and electricals, and so on. To keep yourself updated on any of the latest additions to the targets, especially for the upcoming years, you can visit the Norris Widford office at Widford.

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Great Prices

Do you need a cheap skip hire service? At Norris Widford, 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. Have you made a budget for the particular service you need? Our experts are here to advise you on the best solution to go for, to make sure you only get quality service. We can take care of your needs wherever you are in Widford. What exactly do you need your skip for? Is your home clearance or construction project in need of one? You can work within your budget, as we have the right skip sizes to suit your needs at awesome prices. We realise that a lot of people, especially in the UK, love to plan their lives and finances year in year out. Take advantage of our expert’s readiness to give you sound advice and answers to all your questions, and also get alternative options to help meet your requirements (no matter how much you have marked down in your budget). You can also rely on our ability to meet all your waste clearance needs, even though we provide you with skip hire at prices you can afford, we will still maintain our professional and effective customer service. You don’t need to pay a penny above your budget when you know we can provide you with the ideal skip, amongst other services, at really affordable prices. Whatever your reason for hiring a skip, for building purposes or home use, send us a message today and we will get you an online quote!

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All Skip Sizes

Are you looking for a specific size of skip for your commercial or domestic use? Here at Norris Widford, we have all the skip sizes you may require, for any quantity of waste. if you are anywhere in Widford, you will have your skip sent to you on the same day. 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 Widford are: 2 Yard Skip – This is the smallest skip available and also the cheapest. This size is ideal for a waste quantity that is very small. 4 Yard Skip – This size of this skip is ideal for when you want to dispose of such large items like furniture, electronics, bathroom, and kitchen refits. 6 Yard Skip – This skip size is right for you if you are carrying out house extension projects or some renovations on your business premises. 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 – It is a small industrial skip. This skip size is capable of carrying over 62 barrows full of slabs, soil, paving stones, concrete, and so on.

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Same Day Skip Delivery

Do you need a fast and efficient rubbish collection service that can arrive at your location the same day to clear out waste from your house, office, or construction site? Interested in a skip service in Widford that can, within hours of your request, deliver your ideal skip to you? Norris Widford has you covered. We offer same day service to customers anywhere in Widford and its surroundings. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 and our experts will be at your door with your skip.

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Norris Fast and Efficient Service

Norris Widford 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. The target our team sets for itself is that of fast delivery and efficient service, wherever you are in Widford or nearby. We have a team of experts who also understand the urgency of maintaining good public health. Simply request a skip and you’ll get it the same day. Getting a skip is that simple! You don’t need to halt your plans for the day, we will make sure you get your order the same day. Give us a call today, or send us a message, you will hear from us sooner than you expected.

Do You Need Help?

Norris Widford office at Widford will always have current updates on the targets; you can visit to find out more. You can also call us on 020 8698 8000 and one of our experts will be available to answer all your queries.

Commercial/Domestic Skip Hire in Widford

Norris Widford has you covered for your skip needs by getting you all kinds of skips at very affordable prices, wherever you are in Widford, for both commercial and domestic purposes. Do you want to dispose of your old furniture because you are considering refurbishing your office? Are you giving your landscape a facelift, or clearing out rubble from your garden and need help? You will find a helping hand with us at Norris Widford. No matter how large your property, or the quantity of waste contained in it, our waste management experts can take care of it, and let you get back to your business or regular routine without any hiccups.

Do You Really Need 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 Widford. Choose health and cleanliness for your environment today by hiring a skip. Health is Wealth. Apart from the health benefits, more money will be saved for you to use as you wish. Get a skip to save both time and gas money spent on driving to dumps or recycling sites. When it is filled, a truck can collect the waste and remove it at once from your site. Getting a skip also saves you 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. Allow us to save you time and energy as we are fast, efficient, and reliable in delivering skip hire services. Give us a call today for your home removals, waste management issues, and office clearing.

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House Waste Removal

Professional Home Removals

Tired of having waste piled up in your home? Need to remove waste from your home and want a reliable and professional waste management team to handle that? Are you no longer using the items that are drowning your attic or garage? We will help you get rid of unnecessary junk and also collect and recycle all your scrap so you won’t need to worry yourself. We understand your need to clear out old furniture and electronics, to replace them with newer ones while you are changing the interior decoration of your home. Redesigning your home will result in the heaping of unwanted materials in your yard, and you will want them removed. That’s why we at Norris Widford are dedicated to giving you an environmentally friendly service to ensure that all those items are removed as quickly as possible, and recycled too.

Work Space Clearance

Work Space Clearance

Do you have an office where you run your business? Your work space may likely be clustered with unnecessary junk and unwanted materials. You will need a bigger office space once your workload increases. You will need a company you can rely on to help you clear unwanted materials when you are changing offices. That is where we come in. Norris Widford professionals will assist you in disposing of, and recycling, unwanted office materials. If you have small gadgets to recycle, they will be sent to a Waste Electricals Site (WEEE). You will find our professionals in your office within minutes of your call.

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Site Clearance

Do you generate lots of building waste from the construction company you are a manager at? Need to recycle and reuse certain products of yours? We are the perfect clearance service for you. We keep your construction site constantly safe and clean, to ensure you can get on with work anytime you arrive. Do you want the scrap metal, aggregate, rubble, building waste, and hazardous materials in your site to be removed? Call us immediately and we will have our team of experts sent to your location.

Waste Collection

Collection of Rubbish

We are here for both your business and home rubbish collection needs. Whether you want to hire our services for a particular job, or you need our professionals to regularly collect waste from your shop, factory, mass production plant, bank, business premises, admin building, office, apartment or house, we will get it done the same day, to enable you to get back to your daily routine as quickly as possible. Our services are highly affordable compared to any others in or around Widford. Our tools promote the wellbeing of the environment and abide by all safety and health standards. Are you a homeowner, representative of a multinational corporation, or a manager of a business? Preserve the environment and public health by letting us do all your waste cleaning.

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Professional Waste Management

Norris Widford’s team of experts are trained to effectively dispose of any form of waste, whether it is in solid, liquid, gaseous or sludge form. Don’t you prefer to have us dispose of your dirt instead of soiling your own hands? Your waste management issues will be sorted out by us on the same day you made your request for it. Get an online quote by just filling in the form here.

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Builders Waste Removal by Norris Widford.

Hire one of our skips to stash paver stones, building materials, concrete, slabs and so on, while renovating your property or a construction site. We assist in builders waste removal, as well as providing skips which are meant to make the process smoother. We have a robust team of well-trained professionals who understand health and safety standards. They are always ready to give you quality service that will meet your needs and budget. Call us today no matter where your building project is situated in Widford to get a quote immediately.

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Material Recycling

By keeping track of our recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling, we have built a reputation of straightforwardness for ourselves. After getting to us, the waste is accurately weighed. The materials are then separated manually and mechanically by our trained operators. The waste is taken via a conveyor belt into a tank where it further undergoes air, hand, and magnetic separation. The waste is then recycled into reusable products after this process.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

A number of health hazards are attributed to waste in the environment. These materials are hazardous to the environment as well, and can come in gaseous, liquid, or solid forms. Therefore, it would not be wise for you to handle this waste by yourself – because you will be endangering your life and the lives of your family or co-workers. However, you can hire the services of a professional waste management company like Norris Widford to help remove this hazardous waste. At Norris Widford, we provide hazardous waste disposal services for your home and office, no matter where you are in or around Widford. Our waste management specialists have undergone focused training, and are well-equipped to deal with toxic waste in any form. We have secure waste collection services that also meet the standards and regulations of the industry and regulatory bodies.

Do You Need Help?

We ensure all the phases of our disposal processes are monitored from start to finish. Thanks to our topnotch services, we are at the top of the industry. Call us today on 020 8698 8000, and we will be right there to sort out all your hazardous waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Widford

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Finding the most competitive skip prices shouldn’t be taxing for you, Norris Widford has great skips at the best prices in and around Widford. Our skips are perfectly sized and perfectly priced for domestic and commercial use, to allow you to save. It is often felt that smaller skip sizes are more cost effective for waste disposal purposes, whether domestic or commercial. While you may save when you get small skips for small waste disposal, it would not be profitable to do so for larger disposals or to get larger skips for smaller disposal. We want you to get the ideal skip for your waste disposal needs at Norris Widford.

That’s why our experts offer the best advice to help you save money in your budget – no matter the size of the skip you’re hiring. Just so you don’t have a difficult process, we add the cost of skip hire permits for those who do not own land or property on which to place the skip. This saves you extra cost, time, stress to get a permit from your council office, and the possibility of getting fined if you use public land for your skip. 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? Does your construction site need a skip that can be used for routine disposal by workers to avoid hazardous waste in the environment? Contact Norris Widford now and get well priced skips to match your budget. We can provide you a quote based on your waste management or disposal budget as soon as you want, you only need leave us a message. Why worry about looking for a rubbish removal service in Widford, when you can simply get a quote online? If you send in your request by filling the form in here, one of our experts will give you a response today.

Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds

If you get quotes from about 3 or 4 local skip hire services within and around Widford, you will understand the pricing range for skip hire around you. At Norris Widford we think that this course of action should be taken. However, we advise that you only request quotes from insured, licensed, and accredited companies. To have the option of comparing prices and ordering instantly, a skip service provider that can make delivery on the same day would be ideal for you. We can make this happen at Norris Widford; we cut costs for you by bringing fairly priced skip hire services to wherever you are located in and around Widford. You don’t have to hire a skip from a provider you can’t count on, we provide the most trustworthy skip hire and waste removal service. In fact, we also provide you with alternatives to skips. We have highly trained professionals who can handle your office or house clearance if you need to hire professionals. You only need to send us a message and we will get you a quote that can fit your budget very soon.

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All you need to find affordable skip hire services is fill in your postcode here and get immediate results. No matter where you are or what skip size you want, Norris Widford can get you hire prices. Just put your postcode in the bar above and click on “get price”. Wherever you are in and around Widford, you can get amazing prices for the skip you require thanks to our state of the art algorithms. 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. Don’t hesitate to contact us on specific skip hire services you may need.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

Skip hire pricing factors need to be well considered before hiring a skip. We at Norris Widford understand these skip hire pricing factors, and we have decided to give you a brief explanation of each of them. Regional Pricing – every region has its own skip hire cost. You might get a skip at £50 in London, for instance, and get the same skip size for £20 in Widford. 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 – no matter the size of a skip, it will still have a weight limit. You have to find out if there are limitations from your skip hire service provider. Find out what products aren’t allowed in the skip and follow the restrictions, to avoid being sanctioned or fined.

Issues with renting skips in Widford

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 Widford. Renting a skip in Widford may come with issues such as local council laws, pedestrian only lanes, narrow paths, red routes, small parking space, congestion zones, small gardens, and double yellow lines. We know that the population in Widford is increasing on a daily basis, meaning getting a space to place a skip will soon become more difficult. However, you can make use of our rubbish removal services, instead of worrying about renting a skip and hustling for a skip hire permit.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

The Control of Pollution Act of 1974 was replaced by a new waste licensing system in 1994 to regulate the deposit, recovery, and removal of “controlled waste”. Any industrial, commercial, or household waste in solid or liquid form is referred to as controlled waste. Personal garden waste disposal does not require the use of the license. Proof of fitness to hold the license determines if it will be granted. 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”.

Those involved in the creation, bringing in, conveyance, storage, treatment or removal of controlled waste have their own duty of care in section 34 of the Act. It was stated in the Act 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.” Waste disposal regulation is handled by special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005.

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Skip Hire Permits

A skip hire permit is a must have for skips hired for construction projects with the intention of placing them on any public land. Skip hire permits have to be obtained when you need to use land that isn’t your property to place your skip. 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. Your skip could be removed and seized, however, if it extends into land that isn’t yours or that of those involved in your project, you even be fined. For as low as £20 you can get a skip hire permit – depending on the size of the skip and the council that is issuing the permit to you at the time. There are skip hire permits that may cost as much as £60, £80, and up to £100 sometimes. The council office is a good place to get all the pricing details you need. We make it our business at Norris Widford to make skip hiring easy for you. So why go through the stress of getting a skip hire permit when we can get it for you, while we deliver the skip you require? The cost of getting a skip hire permit is often added to the online quote you request , although this won’t matter if you have space or land for keeping the skip. The permits we provide with skip hire services last as long as 14 days. We are always available on 020 8698 8000 to provide you with details on skip hire and other waste disposal services we have.

Tested skips with certificate

If you’re hiring for the first time, you may have concerns on how safe and effective skips are when they are in 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 Widford. Whatever kind of skip we deliver to you, closed or open, it will come with proof of quality and efficiency. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000, we always have experts available to provide answers to your questions. If you prefer, you can visit us at our Widford office, the tested skip you pick will be made available with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris Widford, we allow a large variety of waste to be put in our skips. There are products, however, that are prohibited from being put in our skips. We can just take them and get them treated for you – depending on how safe those materials are. These restricted items are 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

For a while now, there have been recycling targets set by the Environmental Agency and government. At Norris Widford, we acknowledge these set recycling targets and they are as follows: The aim of the Environmental Agency is to see to the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. Many government organisations and local authorities are in place to ensure recycling targets are met, and that areas needing environmental services receive the services they have available. The Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. They have efforts in place for environmental pollution control and to encourage the conservation of nature. 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. The Environmental Agency can be contacted on 08708 506 506 or through their office in your locality, or their head office at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. With respect to Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. It states that targets for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the United Kingdom. It also added, from 2007, that landfills shouldn’t take waste that hasn’t been treated. Starting from the most recent year, these are the targets: The quantity of waste allowed to be taken and used in landfills in the UK by 2015 shouldn’t exceed 35% of what was 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. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2010 should be 75% of what was taken in 1995. 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:

Household waste that is composted or recycled in 2015 should make up 33% of total waste. 30% of household waste must be composted or recycled as of 2010. No less than 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2005, local authorities were set at 30% for 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. Recyclable materials include the following and more: metal, building materials, batteries, paper, printer, cartridges, plastic, wood, clinical waste electricals and electronics, computers, and composting

Do You Need Help?

At Norris Widford office at Widford you can be provided with updates you need on the targets, many for the years to come. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions.