Skip Hire sizes

At Norris Basingstoke, we have several sizes of skips for hire. Home removal or office, we have whatever skip size you’ll need. Whether you need a skip size of 2 yards or a skip size of 12, we have something for you. Our skips are in sizes 2 yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.

  • 4 Yard Skip Hire At Norris Basingstoke, we also have the 4 yard skip for hire. The 4 yard skip is two times bigger in holding space than the 2 yard skip, and is 0.90meters long. 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 has enough space for 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. This is perfect for garden clearance, and many other DIY projects.
  • 6 Yard Skip Hire This skip is ideal if you intend to do a home extension project or renovations on your office premises. At Norris Basingstoke, we provide the 6 yard skip to carry any builders waste. It’s perfect for stashing away heavy waste and bulky materials like soil or stones. It has a 1.8m by 3.2m width, wide enough to take about 75 to 95 black disposal bags, or 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. It’s not that different from the 6 yard skip, but it has a larger holding capacity. It’s around 1.9m by 3.4m wide, but it can take almost 20% more than what the 6 yard skip can. 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 If you’re looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal, then you should check out the 10 yard skip. This skip is 2.1m by 3.6m wide, and can be used for commercial projects, it can be hired at Norris Basingstoke. It can take as many as 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste, or 120-140 big waste bags at any time. For larger building projects, home removals, and garden or site clearance, this is the skip to use.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire The 12 yard skip is ideal for industrialized projects. The 12 yard skip we have for hire at Norris Basingstoke is really big, and is suitable for large commercial projects and office or home clearances that will involve plenty of one time disposals. With a width of 2.5m by 4.0m, this skip is also long enough to contain 150–185 black disposable bags at any time. It can also hold over 62 full barrow loads of paver stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

Professional Skip Hire in Basingstoke

Are you looking to hire a skip for personal use or for your business? Are you shopping around for the right size skip at a competitive price? Here at Norris Basingstoke, we can give you exactly what you are looking for. We work around your schedule, providing our skip hire service in Basingstoke, in a flexible, professional, and safe manner. We’ve been serving the area for a long time, delivering skips fast, sometimes on a same-day basis. 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. After collection from your location, we track the disposal of materials, recycling what we can, and taking an ethical, responsible approach to waste disposal. Yes, we take recycling seriously. We minimise any potential risk to your environment, or the disposal environment, by taking an environmentally friendly approach to every project. Our highly trained staff at Norris can work with you to recycle materials from your home and office, and free up space in the process. Every one of our drivers holds a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) licence and the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and will go out of their way to provide you with a professional, polite, and friendly service. 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. To get a fast, free, no obligation quote, fill out our contact form right now!

Why Norris is Your Perfect Choice

Our unrivalled reputation for credibility, honesty, and top-notch service delivery is built upon our years in the waste management industry. Our priority is your safety and satisfaction. 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. Norris Basingstoke has highly robust experts who possess vast knowledge in the waste management industry and they can advise you on how to get the adequate skip to rid yourself 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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The Experience and Accreditations We Have Earned

Norris Basingstoke’s many years of experience in the skip hire and waste management sector has been recognized with 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. The award was informed by our dedication to our customers’ health,while providing quality services. We are also certified by the International Standards Organization (ISO). 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. This is because the above named standards help us in the management and monitoring of our operations, customer service, and general service delivery. A forever improving quality of service, which will always be above par, is what we are guaranteeing to you. At Norris Basingstoke, 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. These waste management agencies, alongside Norris Basingstoke, are also in the sustainable resources sector. As a professional body, the CIWM also comes up with the standards, rules, and regulations for people in the sector – further grading them according to their experience, qualifications, and education. Also, we have membership as a SafeContractor, which is a third party accreditation organization under the health and safety sector, and which is fast growing. 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. Norris Basingstoke is also proudly a registered member of the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) Agencies join the WRA so that they can be represented to regulatory authorities like the government. It is also their duty to offer members relevant information and guidance on the wood recycling sector. The association offers an enabling environment for members to interact and reap the benefits of diverse opportunities and consequently promote the industry.

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Government Issued Recycling Targets

For some time now, the government and the Environmental Agency have set certain recycling targets. Norris Basingstoke experts recognize these targets, which are: The mission of the Environmental Agency is to ensure the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. Several other local authorities and organisations work with the Environmental Agency to achieve its aims, and to provide other environmental services to areas in need of it. It is also their mission to raise the quality of water, land, and air constantly. They implement efforts to control environmental pollution, and further encourage the conservation of plants, animals, and other natural resources. There are still other things! They also educate people on issues that are related to the environment, promote household product recycling to reduce its quantity, better waste disposal standards, and so on. 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. A landfill directive has been released in relation to Government Targets. The directive sets out all the targets to be reached, which will see a decrease of the quantity of waste taken to different landfill spots in the United Kingdom. Starting from the most recent year, these are the targets: By 2015, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 35% of what was taken in 1995. That the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK by 2013 be only 50% of the amount taken in 1995. That waste quantity taken to landfill sites be 75% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2010. To help make the landfill directive achievable and recover waste, the following targets were also introduced by the Waste Strategy 2000: 45% of all waste should be recovered by the end of 2010, 67% of waste should be recovered by 2015, while 40% of waste be recovered as of 2005. Contained in the Waste Strategy 2000 are the natural recycling targets published by the government. The following are the targets: By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. By the year 2010, 30% of household waste should be either recycled or it should be composted. By 2005, 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled, while that of each local authority was 30% as in the same year. To assist local authorities in recycling more waste, reducing waste, and for landfill diversion, the government issued a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant”. 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 Basingstoke office at Basingstoke.

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Great Prices

Do you want to hire a skip that you can actually afford? We offer waste management solutions, rubbish removal services, commercial/domestic clearance, and so on, with different sizes of skips all at a very low price. Do you have a kind of service in mind, and a financial plan you would like to follow for it. You can take advantage of our team of professionals, who will guide you towards the best solution to make sure you get quality service. . We will take care of your needs, irrespective of where you are in Basingstoke. What particular thing do you need a 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. That’s why we have professionals, who are always willing to provide sound advice and answers to all your questions, and further offer alternative options to ensure that your requirements are met, no matter how much you’ve set as budget. You would think that the quality of our services, in providing all your waste clearance needs, would be decreased by how affordable our prices are but we still maintain our professionalism 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. Are you looking to hire a skip for home use or for building purposes? Whatever your reason is, call us today and we’ll 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? We will provide you with all the skip sizes you need, for any quantity of waste you have. We will have your skip delivered to you on the same day you requested it, wherever you are in Basingstoke Do you need to have a large quantity of industrial waste disposed of or recycled? Or you are just looking to rid your home of some waste, then what you need is one of our skips, which range between 2 yards and 12 yards. Here is a list of all the skip sizes we have: 2 Yard Skip – This size is the smallest we have in our collection and also the most affordable. This size is ideal for a waste quantity that is very small. 4 Yard Skip – We recommend this size for those wanting to rid their homes of electronics, appliances, home furniture, bathroom and kitchen refits, and so on. 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 – Those in the market for skips that can contain waste and refits that are bigger than those used with the 6 yard skip, this is the best size. 10 Yard Skip – This size is the perfect choice if you are looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal. 12 Yard Skip – This skip size can just be called a small industrial skip. Use this for disposing of slabs, soil, paving stones, and concrete, as it can hold over 62 barrow loads of them.

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24-Hour Service

Searching for a reliable and quick response rubbish collection service, that will show up the same day to your location to rid your home, office, or construction site of its piled up waste? Are you looking for a skip hire service in Basingstoke that can deliver the ideal skip you need within hours of your request? Norris Basingstoke has you covered. We provide you with a same day delivery service anywhere you are around Basingstoke and its surroundings. Get your choice skip before you know it by just placing a call to us on 020 8698 8000

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Quick and Excellent

We see waste management issues as being directly related to health matters. That is why we don’t put the health of our clients, and the general public, in jeopardy by not keeping time or being inefficient. The target our team sets for itself is that of fast delivery and efficient service, wherever you are in Basingstoke or nearby. We have a team of experts who also understand the urgency of maintaining good public health. Want to get a skip today? Make your request and it will arrive today. It is as simple as that! We want your day’s activities to go just as you have planned, so we will endeavour to make sure you get it the same day. We will reply to you quicker than you think, so, why not give us a call or text us today.

Do You Need Help?

You can visit Norris Basingstoke office at Basingstoke to get current updates on the targets even for the upcoming years. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions.

Your Skip Hire for Commercial/Domestic Use

If you’re looking for commercial or domestic skip hire in Basingstoke, Norris Skip Basingstoke strives to provide a wide range of skips at an affordable price to you, wherever you are in the city. Are you considering refurbishing your office and are looking to clear out old furniture? Are you giving your landscape a facelift, or clearing out rubble from your garden and need help? At Norris Basingstoke, we are here to help. 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?

Especially for those living or working in Basingstoke,read on for reasons why you would need to hire a skip. When you hire a skip, you are ensuring that your environment is clean and healthy. “Health is wealth,” they say. Not only will you benefit healthwise, you’ll also save money that you would have spent on clean up. Get a skip to save both time and gas money spent on driving to dumps or recycling sites. Immediately when they are full, a truck comes to pick them up. A skip saves you lots of time. Why choose to dispose of your dirt yourself when you can you save that very important time? Let us manage your waste disposal so you can focus on business and your routine. 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

House Waste Removal

Are you getting irritated with the amount of waste piled up in your home? Are you looking for a professional waste management team you can rely on to help handle your home removals? Are you no longer using the items that are drowning your attic or garage? 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

Office Clearing

Are you a business and office owner? Chances are you pile up unnecessary junk and unwanted materials in your workspace. An increase in your workload will likely affect the size of the office you will need. You will need a company you can rely on to help you clear unwanted materials when you are changing offices. We come in to help you dispose of unwanted items. Norris Basingstoke professionals will assist you in disposing of, and recycling, unwanted office materials. Your small gadgets will be sent to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) for recycling. Before you know it, we will be at your office after you call.

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Building Waste Removal

Is there lots of building waste produced by the construction company you are managing? Do you need to recycle and reuse some of your products? We are the perfect clearance service for you. The cleanliness and safety of our construction site affords you the ability to delve into your work once you arrive. Do you want the scrap metal, aggregate, rubble, building waste, and hazardous materials in your site to be removed? Give us a call today and we will promptly send our team to you.

Waste Collection

Rubbish Collection

At Norris Basingstoke, we provide rubbish collection services to your home and business. 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. No other skip hire or rubbish collection services in or outside Basingstoke can boast of having the kind of competitive prices we have. We make use of environmentally friendly equipment that complies with health and safety standards. Are you a homeowner, representative of a multinational corporation, or a manager of a business? Call us today for any form of waste removal, especially the hazardous ones.

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Professional Waste Removal

Your different forms of waste (sludge, gaseous, liquid, and solid) can be removed by our experts who are highly knowledgeable in waste management. Why worry about handling waste and getting your hands dirty when you can call us today and we will take care of it for you? Come to us for your waste management issues and get your requests attended to on the same day. To get an online quote, fill in the form here.

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Waste Removal with our Skips

You will need a skip to put all the concrete, slabs, building materials, paver stones and other kinds of waste during the renovation of a construction site or your property. Apart from providing our clients with skips that will make the process smoother, we also assist in builders waste removal. At our disposal is a team of professionals who understand health and safety standards and are well trained. Our experts will offer you the perfect service that will match your budget and your needs. To get a quote irrespective of where in Basingstoke your building project is, give us a call today.

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Recycling

By keeping track of our recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling, we have built a reputation of straightforwardness for ourselves. The moment our facility receives the waste, it is weighed. Through manual and mechanical processes, our trained operators separate the materials. The waste is separated by hand, air, and magnet in a tank where it was sent to through a conveyor belt. The waste is then recycled into reusable products after this process.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

There is waste that is dangerous to your health and the lives of people living or working around you. These materials are hazardous to the environment as well, and can come in gaseous, liquid, or solid forms. Attempting to handle this waste yourself will be a risk to you and others around you. You can get professional help to handle this hazardous waste from waste management companies like Norris Basingstoke. At Norris Basingstoke, we provide hazardous waste disposal services for your home and office, no matter where you are in or around Basingstoke. We have industry-trained specialists capable of handling toxic waste in solid, liquid, gaseous or sludge forms. We also offer industry-standard secure waste collection in alignment with the rules of all regulatory bodies.

Do You Need Help?

We keep a close watch on the waste removal and movement from collection to 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 Basingstoke

Affordable Skip Hire Services

If you’re looking for some of the most competitive skip hire prices in Basingstoke, there’s no need to go far because Norris Basingstoke has the right skip at rates you can’t find anywhere else. We ensure you save by doing all we can to get the ideal skip size for your use at cheap rates. The smaller skips may seem the best option to save money on domestic or commercial waste disposal. 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. The right skip size should be a perfect solution to your disposal needs, which is what we want for you at Norris Basingstoke.

That’s the reason our experts can work with your budget and waste disposal needs to give you the best cost saving advice, regardless of the skip size you’re hiring. 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 is cost and time effective in relation to getting a skip hire permit from your council office, and saves you from being fined for using public space without a permit. You can reach us now on 020 8698 8000 and we will get you amazing skip hire prices.

Get Quote Online

Do you need waste removal in your house, office, or business premises? Does your construction project require you to hire a skip that makes it easy for workers to manage waste that could become an environmental hazard? For the best priced skips you can find anywhere, call Norris Basingstoke today. Our quotes on waste management and disposal can be tailored to your budget, drop us a message today and get fast feedback. You don’t need to go through the hassle of looking for waste removal services in and around Basingstoke, you can get a quote online instead. 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

It is a good idea to get quotes from a number of local skip hire services in and around Basingstoke to get a picture of hiring costs. We do not disagree with this at Norris Basingstoke. It is best to make sure the companies you request quotes from have been licensed, accredited, and insured. You can compare skip prices and get instant delivery if you use a provider with a same day delivery option. We can do this for you and cut costs at Norris Basingstoke by making affordable skip hire services anywhere you are in and around Basingstoke. 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. You don’t have to use skips, there are alternatives we can find for you. 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. 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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Finding an affordable skip provider to hire from in your area is pretty easy, you only need to fill in your postcode here. No matter where you are or what skip size you want, Norris Basingstoke can get you hire prices. Simply put your postcode in the bar above, click on “get price” and you’ll get the results you want. Wherever you are in and around Basingstoke, you can get amazing prices for the skip you require thanks to our state of the art algorithms. Personal details like address and card details are not necessary. Our goal is to provide a budget-based price list so you can move to the next step in your disposal plan. We can work with specifics on skip hire too, just contact us.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

Skip hire pricing factors need to be well considered before hiring a skip. We understand all of these factors on skip hiring pricing at Norris Basingstoke, and we have taken it upon ourselves to briefly help you understand as well. Regional pricing – skip hire costs differ by location, it could be higher or lower. A skip that would cost you £50 in London, for instance, may cost you less in Basingstoke. How long you want to keep the skip will affect the price of the skip. The longer the period of time you intend to keep it, the more likely you are to pay a higher amount. Keeping in mind there are time limits on skip hire permits too. Limitations and Restrictions – you can’t always put a huge amount of weight in a skip just because it looks big. You need to know about what limitations or restrictions your skip hire service provider may have. Ask if there are any items that aren’t allowed in the skip and stick to the restrictions if there are, so you won’t be sanctioned or fined.

Issues with renting skips in Basingstoke

At Norris Basingstoke, we understand that getting the perfect skip to hire can be a herculean task – especially with the difficulties that comes with getting a skip hire permit. The following concerns may be attached to skip hiring in Basingstoke: local council laws, double yellow lines, small gardens, narrow paths, congestion zones, limited front space, red routes, and pedestrian only lanes. We are also aware of the increasing population in Basingstoke, which will mean increased difficulty in skip hiring in the near future. You can avoid the stress of hiring skips and getting permits by hiring our waste disposal service instead.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

For “controlled waste” deposit, recovery and removal regulation, a new waste licensing system replaced the 1974 Control of Pollution Act in 1994. Liquid or solid waste from industrial, commercial, and household processes are called controlled wastes. Personal garden waste disposal does not require the use of the license. To be granted the license, whoever is applying is required to confirm their ability to hold it. Applications for new site ownership need to be accompanied by the Waste Management Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate as proof of “technical competence”.

In section 34 of the act, the duty of care for all those who make, bring in, move, treat, store or remove controlled waste is available. 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

If you’re going to place a skip you hired for a construction project on public land, you need a skip hire permit. Skip hire permits have to be obtained when you need to use land that isn’t your property to place your skip. These lands include federal highways and government roads, third party owned lands, and land along streets. You don’t need a skip hire permit if you have your own land and won’t be intruding on government or third party-owned land. If you happen to cross into someone else’s land who isn’t a part of your project, or invade another person’s privacy with the skip, it could be seized or you could be fined. You can get a skip hire permit for £20, although the skip size and issuing council would also affect the cost. Some skip hire permits cost higher than £20, possibly £60, £80, and up to £100. The local council office can provide you with the specifics you need on pricing. We want to ensure you have a much easier skip hire process at Norris Basingstoke. 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. The permits we have available alongside our skip hire services can serve for up to 14 days. We can be reached today on 020 8698 8000 if you want to know more about skip hire permits and other services we have in place for you.

Tested skips with certificate

If it is your first experience skip hiring, you may have reservations about the safety and effectiveness of the skips when in use. At Norris Basingstoke, we not only provide you with skips of different sizes, we also supply tested skips with certificates. So, if the skip you require is a closed or open one, we can be trusted to provide it along with proof of quality and efficiency. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions. If you prefer, you can visit us at our Basingstoke office, the tested skip you pick will be made available with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris Basingstoke, a lot of different waste types are acceptable to be put in our skips. But, there are some prohibited items that cannot go in our skips. We can collect such products and have them treated 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

There are recycling targets put in place by the Environmental Agency and government. These targets are upheld by us at Norris Basingstoke and here they are: The Environmental Agency is on a mission to make sure the environment in England and Wales is improved and protected. There are many government organisations and local authorities that have the duty of making sure these targets are achieved and the services they have available get to the environments that need them. The Environmental Agency also endeavors to make sure land, air and water are constantly improved in terms of quality. They set up systems to regulate environmental pollution, and also promote the preservation of plants, animals and other natural resources. It doesn’t stop at that! They also provide enlightenment for people on better waste control methods such as recycling household waste. 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. A landfill directive was released to address Government Targets. It states how much the quantity of waste need to be lowered for the purpose of landfills in certain areas of the UK. It stated also that from 2007, landfills should only accept treated waste. From the most recent year, the targets are the following: In 2015, only 35% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. No more that 50% of the waste retrieved to use for landfill sites in the UK should be retrieved by 2013. In 2010, only 75% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. 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. Household waste that is composted or recycled in 2010 should be at 30%. No less than 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2005, local authorities were set at 30% for the same year. The government released a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” to assist in the recycling and reduction of waste and landfill diversions. 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?

To keep yourself updated on any of the latest additions to the targets, especially for the years to come, you can visit the Norris Basingstoke office at Basingstoke. We are also available on 020 8698 8000 and have experts on ground to answer any questions you have.

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