Skip Hire sizes

At Norris Ashford, we have several sizes of skips for hire. 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. Our skip sizes are 2 yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.

  • 4 Yard Skip Hire You can find a 4 yard skip for hire as well at Norris Ashford. This skip is about 0.90 meters in height, and can hold twice as much as the 2 yard skip can. With a 1.5m by 2.5m width, it can hold bigger items like electronics, bathroom refits, furniture, kitchen refits, and appliances. It is big enough to hold 45 to 50 black waste bags, and more than 17 barrow loads of waste. It will fit well into your garden clearance, or do-it-yourself project plan.
  • 6 Yard Skip Hire The 6 yard skip is a very useful tool to have for home extensions and office renovation projects. The 6 yard skip is suitable for carrying builders waste and is available at Norris Ashford. It works excellently for stashing away heavy waste and materials such as soil and stones. Its holding space can take about to 75 to 95 black disposal bags, or 30 full barrow loads of building dirt, as it has a width of 1.8m by 2.3m. You’ve most likely come across this skip in your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire We also hire out 8 yard skips, which are best used for extensive projects. It’s not that different from the 6 yard skip, but it has a larger holding capacity. It has a width of 1.9m by 3.4m, but has a greater holding capacity than the 6 yard skip by almost 20%. This skip can safely hold 100-115 filled black bin bags, or 40 barrow loads of builders waste and materials. It’s also good for large home removals.
  • 10 Yard Skip Hire The 10 yard skip is the one you want if you’re doing a large scale removal or garden clearance. You can also hire this 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip from Norris Ashford, 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. It’s ideal for larger building projects, site clearance, or home removals.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire This is more like a small industrial skip. If you need a skip large enough to be used for large scale waste disposal during site or office clearance or commercial projects, the 12 skip yard we have for hire at Norris Ashford is be perfect. 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.

Skip Hire Service in Ashford

Are you looking to hire a skip for personal use or for your business? Are you looking for skips that will take your waste away at a price you can afford? Norris Ashford can provide you with the exact service you need. We ensure that waste does not become an environmental hazard by providing a professional skip hire service in Ashford, we always do our best to work around your schedule. We’ve been serving the area for a long time, delivering skips fast, sometimes on a same-day basis. Over the years, we’ve provided skip hire services, waste removal, office clearing, rubbish removal solutions, and expert advice to customers in Ashford. Our skip services are affordable, offering some of the best services at the best prices in Ashford. After collection from your location, we track the disposal of materials, recycling what we can, and taking an ethical, responsible approach to waste disposal. We are serious about recycling. We ensure that all of our staff take an environmentally friendly approach in what they do, minimising potential waste-related hazards, and taking a responsible approach to the environment. At Norris, we have recruited and trained our staff to work with you to get the best possible outcome, and to help you recycle items that are cluttering up your home, office, or factory. 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 engage us for a waste disposal service, you can do so with the confidence of knowing that we will always act professionally. Our skips are painted on a regular basis to ensure that they are always in good condition. 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. Fill out our contact form and get an online quote right now!

Why Norris Ashford

Our experience in the waste management industry has allowed us to nurture a reputation of credibility, transparency, and quality service delivery. We prioritize the satisfaction and safety of our customers. At Norris Ashford, 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. You will receive specialist advice, on how to get the perfect skip to rid your home or your business premises of waste, from our robust team of experts who are knowledgeable in the waste management sector. Need an online quote? Click here now!

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The Experience and Accreditations We Have Earned

Norris Ashford has received many awards, accreditation, and certificates due to our years of experience in the skip hire and waste management industry. 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. We are also certified by the International Standards Organization (ISO). Under the ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ, which we implement, we are guaranteeing 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. In every moment, we will maintain an improved quality of service which will always be above average. Norris Ashford is proudly a member of the CIWM (Chartered Institution of Waste Management). Professional UK waste management agencies, and those of other countries, totalling over 6,000, are represented by the CIWM. These waste management agencies, alongside Norris Ashford, are also 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. Apart from CIWM membership, we also have accreditation from SafeContractor, which is a third party accreditation body in the health and safety industry, and which is fast growing. This scheme based in the UK, has more than 17,000 contractors as members, and over 150 major clients. Our membership of the scheme is a guarantee that we will ensure the safety of your environment. The Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) also has us on their membership list. 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. 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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Recycling Targets

All waste management agencies now have some recycling targets to meet, which are set by the Environmental Agency and the government. We acknowledge these targets which include: The Environmental Agency’s duty is to protect and better the environment of England and Wales. To better meet these targets and provide other environmental services to areas in need of them, the agency partners with several other organisations and local authorities. The quality of water, air, and land is continuously improved by the Environmental Agency. They control environmental pollution, and also encourage the conservation of animals, plants and other natural resources by implementing certain efforts towards these goals. It doesn’t end there! 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. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. 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. 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. 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. 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. The natural recycling targets were published in the Waste Strategy 2000 by the government. Below are the targets: The target projects that, as of 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or composted. 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. Local authorities can now be assisted to do more recycling through the government issued “Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” which will also help reduce waste and landfill diversion. Here is a list of recyclable materials: computers, printer cartridges, glass, oil, electrical and electronics, furniture, batteries, paper, vehicles, clinical waste, metal, and a variety of others. If you want to keep yourself abreast of new additions to the targets, especially in recent years, contact us at Norris Ashford office at Ashford.

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Attractive Prices

Are you looking to hire a skip at some very affordable prices? Norris Ashford offers, alongside different sizes of skip at great prices, rubbish removal services, waste management solutions, and home and business waste clearance. Have you made a budget for the particular service you need? We will ensure you get optimum service from our robust team of experts, who will counsel you in the solution to settle for. We will take care of your needs, irrespective of where you are in Ashford. For what reason are you looking to hire a skip? 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 realise that a lot of people, especially in the UK, love to plan their lives and finances year in year out. Norris Ashford professionals are not only here to provide you with quality advice and answers to every question you have, but also to further offer alternative options to make sure you meet your requirements, irrespective of what you budgeted for it. We maintain our professionalism and effective service delivery so that you can always rely on us for all your waste clearance needs, even though we offer hire skips at very affordable prices. 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. Send us a message today to get an online quote, whether your reason for hiring a skip is for building purposes or for home use.

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All Skip Sizes

Do you need a skip for commercial or domestic use, and require a specific size? Norris Ashford has you covered for all the skip sizes you need, for any quantity of waste. No matter where you are in Ashford, we will deliver the skip to you the same day you ask for it. Do you need to have a large quantity of industrial waste disposed of or recycled? Our different skip sizes (between 2 yards to 12 yards) are available to hire for domestic purposes. Here is our skip size list: 2 Yard Skip – Our collection has this as the smallest and most affordable skip. 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 – We recommend this size if you are carrying out renovations on your business premises or doing house extension projects. 8 Yard Skip – We recommend this size to clients conducting larger building projects than the size 6 yard can handle. 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 – For relatively small amounts of industrial waste. 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

Does your house, office or construction site need a fast and efficient rubbish collection service, which can get to your location the same day to clear our your waste? Do you need a skip hire service in Ashford that will get you the perfect skip you want in just hours? You are covered by Norris Ashford. Take advantage of our same day service, wherever you are, in Ashford and its surroundings. We will be there for you at a moment’s notice once you give us a call on 020 8698 8000.

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Quick and Excellent

When it comes to waste management issues, we at Norris Ashford understand that it’s a matter of health. Because of this, the Norris Ashford team is very efficient and keeps time, so as not to put your health, and that of the general public, in jeopardy. 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 Ashford or in the surrounding areas. 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. It can’t get any easier! You don’t need to halt your plans for the day, we will make sure you get your order the same day. We will reply to you faster than anticipated, so why not call us today or send a message.

Do You Need Help?

Norris Ashford office at Ashford will always have current updates on the targets; you can visit to find out more. We can be reached as well on 020 8698 8000 and our experts will provide any details you need.

Your Skip Hire for Commercial/Domestic Use

Norris Ashford has you covered for your skip needs by getting you all kinds of skips at very affordable prices, wherever you are in Ashford, for both commercial and domestic purposes. Does your office need retouching and you hope to clear out your old furniture? Are you currently transforming your landscape or working in your garden and are searching for how to get rid of the rubble? Our experts are here to assist you. Don’t let the quantity of the waste in your property trouble you, because our waste management experts will take care of it, so you can better focus on running your business or minding your routine.

Looking For Quality Skip Hire?

If you are wondering why to hire a skip, Norris Ashford has decided to provide you with several reasons you should hire a skip, especially if you live or work in Ashford. Hiring a skip will promote a clean and healthy environment for you. There is a saying that goes, “health is wealth”. Not only will you benefit healthwise, you’ll also save money that you would have spent on clean up. Instead of driving to a dump or recycling site every day to dispose off waste, you can save gas money and get a skip. Immediately when they are full, a truck comes to pick them up. Your time will be saved by getting a skip. Save and employ it to more productive endeavours than doing your waste disposal yourself. Choose business and your daily activities instead of always loading rubbish into your truck. Get an efficient skip hire service you can rely on to help with your waste problems. Have us handle your home removal, office clearing, and waste management issues by giving us a call now on 020 8698 8000.

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House Waste Removal

Home Removals

Do you want to stop piling up waste at home? Are you looking for a professional waste management team you can rely on to help handle your home removals? Have you overfilled your garage or attic with materials you no longer find useful? Our professionals come in to aid you in disposing of unnecessary junk, and collect and recycle all your scrap material. At times when you are transforming your interior decoration, we understand that you will need to get rid of old electronics and furniture. Also, a pile of unnecessary waste material will be produced in your yard while you are redesigning your home, and we know you will want to get rid of it. That’s why we at Norris Ashford 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

Commercial 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. When you are changing offices and need to dispose of items you no longer need, you will need a reliable company. We come in at this point. We also come in to assist in disposing 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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Building Waste Removal

Is there lots of building waste produced by the construction company you are managing? Are you in the market for how you can recycle and reuse some products? Norris Ashford is the ideal site clearance service you need. The cleanliness and safety of our construction site affords you the ability to delve into your work once you arrive. Is your construction site littered with scrap metal, building waste, hazardous materials, rubble, and aggregate and you need them removed? We will send our team of professionals to your location immediately when you give us a call.

Waste Collection

Professional Rubbish Collection

Norris Ashford does both home and business waste collection services. 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 affordable skip hire service and rubbish collection services have really competitive prices as compared to any you would find in or around Ashford. Our equipment is environmentally friendly and complies with safety and health standards. Do you own a home, manage a business, or represent a multinational corporation? Call us today for any form of waste removal, especially the hazardous ones.

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Waste Management

Norris Ashford’s team of experts are trained to effectively dispose of any form of waste, whether it is in solid, liquid, gaseous or sludge form. 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. Get a quote online today by filling in the form here.

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Builders Waste Removal by Norris Ashford.

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 help in removing waste from construction sites while also providing skips to make the process of waste removal easier. We have a robust team of well-trained professionals who understand health and safety standards. They are always willing to offer you the perfect service to suit your needs and budget. To get a quote irrespective of where in Ashford your building project is, give us a call today.

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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. Through manual and mechanical processes, our trained operators separate the materials. Through a conveyor belt, the waste is taken up into a tank where it undergoes air, hand, and magnetic separation. They are then recycled into reusable products.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

A number of health hazards are attributed to waste in the environment. These materials, which may come in gaseous, liquid, or solid forms, are also hazardous to the environment. Such waste should not be handled by yourself, to avoid health risks to you, your family, and your colleagues. You can get professional help to handle this hazardous waste from waste management companies like Norris Ashford. At Norris Ashford, we offer you home and office services as long as you’re in or around Ashford. 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 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. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000 anytime, and we will be there right away to handle your toxic waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Ashford

Affordable Skip Hire Services

If you’re looking for some of the most competitive skip hire prices in Ashford, there’s no need to go far because Norris Ashford has the right skip at rates you can’t find anywhere else. We take extra measures to provide the right skip sizes for domestic and commercial use at very affordable prices. The smaller skip sizes are considered to be more cost saving for waste disposal But it is more cost effective to get small skips for smaller amounts of waste like 10 black bin bags and large skips for a larger quantity. Here at Norris Ashford , we do not want you hiring skips that do not meet the needs they are hired for.

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. 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. You can reach us now on 020 8698 8000 and we will get you amazing skip hire prices.

Get Quote Online

Are you planning a house, office or business premise waste removal? Does your construction site need a skip that can be used for routine disposal by workers to avoid hazardous waste in the environment? Get in touch with Norris Ashford today for some of the most well priced skips at prices you can afford. 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 Ashford, when you can simply get a quote online? Fill in the contact form here with your request and one of our experts will get back to you 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 Ashford, you will understand the pricing range for skip hire around you. At Norris Ashford we think this is advisable. It is best to make sure the companies you request quotes from have been licensed, accredited, and insured. 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. At Norris Ashford we meet this need and save you money by providing cheap skip hire service to you anywhere you are, in and around Ashford. 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. 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. Message us today and get quick feedback tailored to your budget as soon as possible.

Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price

If you need to find a fair priced skip hire service near you, you can use your postcode to find one here. With Norris Ashford, anyone anywhere can get the skip size prices for their choice of skip size. You only need to put your postcode in the bar above, one click on “get price” will get the job done. Wherever you are in and around Ashford, 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. 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. If you want a particular skip hire service, you can contact us as well.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

A number of factors matter and have to be looked into when you want to hire a skip. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Ashford and we are going to make them clear to you. Regional Pricing – the cost of hiring a skip differs from region to region. A skip priced at £50 in London, for example, may be priced at £20 in Ashford. 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. Remembering as well that skip hire permits have a time frame and expiry dates. Limitations and Restrictions – every skip can only take a certain amount of weight regardless of their size. Ask about restrictions on the skip you’re hiring from your service provider. 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 Ashford

At Norris Ashford, 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 Ashford: 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 Ashford, which will mean increased difficulty in skip hiring in the near future. Alternative to kip hiring and getting a hire permit, our waste disposal services are available for your use.

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. Any industrial, commercial, or household waste in solid or liquid form is referred to as controlled waste. However, people who are just disposing of waste from their personal garden were exempted from the need 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”.

The duty of care for people who manage creating, bringing in, movement, storing, treating and removing controlled waste is specified 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

To place a skip for a construction project on any public land, you need a skip hire permit. Skip hire permits are required when you intend to use a piece of land you don’t own to place the skip. It could be land that belongs to a third party, a federal highway, government road, or along the street. However, if you have a piece of land or property to place the skip in, and you are sure that it won’t intrude on council land or someone else’s property, then you won’t have to get a skip permit. But, if you place a skip in a position that infringes on the privacy of another person not involved in your project, the skip might be removed and seized, or you could even be fined. With £20, you can get a skip hire permit, but charges may differ because of the skip size or council who issue the permit. There are skip hire permits that may cost as much as £60, £80, and up to £100 sometimes. You can contact the council office to find out more about the pricing if you wish. We want to ensure you have a much easier skip hire process at Norris Ashford. 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. Request an online quote and we will include the cost of getting a skip hire permit, which would be excluded, of course, if you have property to use. Our skip hire service can come with skip hire permits that are valid for 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

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 Ashford. 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. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000, we always have experts available to provide answers to your questions. Another option is to come by our Ashford office and we will provide the tested skip you want with certificate.

Prohibited Items

We allow many different kinds of waste in our skips at Norris Ashford. But, there are some prohibited items that cannot go in our skips. If it is safe enough, we can take those items from you and get them treated. Items such as medical waste, aerosols, electronic appliances, gas canisters, heavy duty batteries, television sets, and fluorescent light bulbs are not allowed in our skips.

Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy

Recycling targets were created by the Environmental Agency and government some time ago. At Norris Ashford, we acknowledge these set recycling targets and they are as follows: The Environmental Agency aims to make sure the Englands’ and Wales’ environment can improve and is protected. 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 agency aspires to ensure regular improvements in the quality of land, air and water as well. They set up systems to regulate environmental pollution, and also promote the preservation of plants, animals and other natural resources. That isn’t even all! The body provides public education on environmental matters as well, supporting the recycling of household waste to reduce the quantity. You can visit them at their office in your region, or their head office at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. You can also call them on 08 708 506 506. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. The amount of waste that requires a reduction for landfilling purposes in the UK is specified. Inclusions were made for landfills to only take treated waste from 2007. 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. Only 50% of the waste taken in 1995 should be taken for landfill sites in the UK in 2013. The quantity of waste allowed to be taken and used for landfills in the UK by 2010 shouldn’t exceed 75% of what was taken in 1995. In addition to that, the Waste Strategy 2000 introduced the following targets, to recover waste and meet the landfill directive: 67% of the waste must be recovered by 2015, 45% must be recovered by 2010, and 40% must be recovered by 2005.

The targets for natural recycling were published in the Waste Strategy 2000 by the government. They include:

No less than 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2015. 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?

You can visit Norris Ashford office at Ashford 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.