Skip Hire sizes
Our skips are available for hire in different sizes. Whether you’re planning an office clearing or a home removal, we have the perfect skip size to meet your needs. We have skip sizes as small as 2 yards for small DIY projects and as big as 12 yards for industrial projects. Our skips are in sizes 2 yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.
- 4 Yard Skip Hire You can also hire a 4 yard skip at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. Its holding capacity is twice that of the 2 yard skip, and is just 0.90 meters in height. It has a width of 1.5m by 2.5m, making it suitable for larger items such as electronics, furniture, bathroom and kitchen refits, and appliances. It has enough space for 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. An excellent use for it would be DIY projects and garden clearance.
- 6 Yard Skip Hire The 6 yard skip is perfect for home extension projects and office premises renovations. Builders waste like pavers stones, concrete, and soil can be moved with the 6 yard skip, which is available at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. It is an ideal storage option for materials and waste like stones and soil. 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 has a width of 1.9m by 3.4m, but has a greater holding capacity than the 6 yard skip by almost 20%. 100-115 full black waste bags can be stashed into it safely, or 40 barrow loads of paving stones, bricks, concrete, slabs and soil. It serves perfectly for extensive home removals.
- 10 Yard Skip Hire For very big home removals or garden clearance, it is recommended to go for the 10 yard skip. Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred has the 2.1m by 3.6m wide 10 yard skip available for hire for 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 The 12 yard skip is ideal for industrialized projects. The 12 yard skip we have for hire at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred is really big, and is suitable for large commercial projects and office or home clearances that will involve plenty of one time disposals. 150-185 black waste bags can fit into this large 2.3 by 4.0m skip at any time. This skip has enough room for up to 62 full barrow loads of concrete, soil, and other building waste.
Skip Hire Service in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred
Do you wish to hire a skip for domestic or commercial purposes? Are you searching for the right size at the right price? Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred has got you covered. We work around your schedule, providing our skip hire service in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, in a flexible, professional, and safe manner. For quite a while now, we have delivered fast and efficient service to our customers, even making sure they get what they need the same day they ordered it. We have worked on many waste disposal projects in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, including hazardous waste removal, office clearing, residential rubbish removal, building project waste removal, and much more. We believe that we are the best priced skip hire service in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, and we never compromise on the quality of the service that we provide to our clients. We don’t just collect your waste, but we keep track of the whole process, from collection to disposal, and recycling. 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. 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. Our drivers are professional, polite, and possess the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) and a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence. 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. We have a regular schedule where we paint our skips to make sure they are presentable. Whether you need a skip that is a 2 yard or 18 yards, we can deliver it in no time, at a price that suits your budget. 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. Our goal is to deliver the particular skip size you requested on the same day you requested it and to have the price fit your budget perfectly. Our skillful and knowledgeable team of experts are poised to give you seasoned advice to help you procure the perfect skip for your waste at home or your workplace. Want to get an online quote from us? Click here!
Our Experience and Accreditations
For our many years of experience in the skip hire and waste management sector, we have been given various awards, accreditation, and certificates. Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred maintained old Level for five consecutive years, which earned us our first award – the RoSPA Gold Medal Award. The award was informed by our dedication to our customers’ health,while providing quality services. We also hold a certificate from the International Standards Organization (ISO). Our implementation of the ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ management systems guarantee to our clients that we will never fall below expectations in delivering quality services. 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 Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we are also proud to be a Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM) member. More than 6,000 UK-based professional waste management agencies, including in other countries, are represented by the Chartered Institution of Waste Management. These waste management agencies, alongside Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, are also 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. 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. More than 17,000 contractors make up SafeContractors’ membership, with a client list of 150, and they are based in the UK. Being a member of the SafeContractor scheme, we will ensure the safety of your environment. Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred proudly belongs to the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) also. Agencies join the WRA so that they can be represented to regulatory authorities like the government. The WRA is there to offer guidance and advice concerning any matter or topic in regards to wood recycling. The WRA also creates a good atmosphere for members to network and benefit from diverse opportunities, and further promote wood recycling, both its commercial and environmental benefits.
Waste 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 agency charged with protecting and improving the English and Welsh environment is the Environmental Agency. They ensure that their targets are met while also offering other environmental services to areas that need them, by working with several other government organisations and local authorities. The quality of water, air, and land is continuously improved by the Environmental Agency. They implement efforts to control environmental pollution, and further encourage the conservation of plants, animals, and other natural resources. It gets better! 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. Call 08708 506 506 to connect to the head office of the Environmental Agency, located in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD or just visit their office in your region. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. It states the targets for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the United Kingdom. Taking effect from the most recent year, the targets include: Waste quantity taken to landfill sites should be 35% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2015. The waste taken to landfill spots in the UK should be 50% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2013. That the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK by 2010 be only 75% of the amount taken in 1995 The following targets were also introduced by the Waste Strategy of 2000 to recover waste and help in achieving the landfill directive: 67% of waste should be recovered as of 2015, 45% of waste should be recovered as at 2010, 40% of waste should be recovered as of 2005. For the natural recycling targets, you’ll find them published by the government in the Waste Strategy 2000. The following are the targets: The target projects that, as of 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or composted. 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. The government has issued a grant to help local authorities in more recycling, reducing waste, and for landfill diversion, known as the ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant”. 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. At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred office at Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, you will get updated if there are any additions to the above targets, especially in recent years.
Are you looking to hire a skip at some very affordable prices? Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred 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 have a team of experts to advise you on which solution to settle for, to ensure you still get optimum service. Your location in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred will not stop us from meeting your needs. For what reason are you looking to hire a skip? Are you trying to get one to help with your home clearance or a construction project? Our prices are attractive for all skip sizes, which will suit your needs and fit perfectly into 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. When you know we can provide you with the best skip hire available, you don’t need to spend more than is in your budget. 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.
All Skip Sizes
Does your home or business need a specific size of skip? We will provide you with all the skip sizes you need, for any quantity of waste you have. No matter where you are in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we will deliver the skip to you the same day you ask for it. Do you have a large quantity of industrial waste to dispose of or recycle? 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. The skip sizes available at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred are: 2 Yard Skip – Our collection has this as the smallest and most affordable skip. This size is right when you want to dispose the smallest amount of waste. 4 Yard Skip – This skip is perfect for large items like home furniture, appliances, electronics, bathroom and kitchen refits. 6 Yard Skip – Go for this size of skip if you are carrying out house extension projects or renovating 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 – if you are carrying out a clearance in your garden, or doing home removal, this size is right for you. 12 Yard Skip – This is more like a small industrial skip. This skip size can contain more than 62 barrow loads of paving stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.
Are you in the market for an efficient waste collection agency, who will come the same day you called to dispose of your house, office or construction site waste? Do you need a skip hire service in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred that will get you the perfect skip you want in just hours? You are covered by Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. We offer same day service to customers anywhere in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred and its surroundings. You will get your Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred skip before you know it once you give us a call on 020 8698 8000.
Efficient and Time Conscious Service
When it comes to waste management issues, we at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred understand that it’s a matter of health. 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. Therefore, no matter your location in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred or around that area, we will endeavour to deliver a fast and efficient service to you. We boast of a team of experts who fully understand the importance attached to keeping good public health. You are 100% guaranteed to get your skip today once you request it. It is just that simple! 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 faster than anticipated, so why not call us today or send a message.
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To keep yourself updated on any of the latest additions to the targets, especially for the years to come, you can visit the Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred office at Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. We can be reached as well on 020 8698 8000 and our experts will provide any details you need.
Home/Business Skip Hire in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred
Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred has you covered for your skip needs by getting you all kinds of skips at very affordable prices, wherever you are in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, for both commercial and domestic purposes. Do you want to give your office a facelift and to change your furniture? Are you clearing out your garden, or transforming your landscape, and you need to clear out all the rubble? Our experts are here to assist you. We have you covered on anything waste disposal, no matter how much you have piled up in your property, so that you have more time on your hands to run your business or follow yout schedule without any lapses.
Looking For Quality Skip Hire?
For those living especially in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we have put together some of the reasons why you should hire a skip. Hiring a skip will promote a clean and healthy environment for you. “Health is wealth,” they say. You’ll also get to save money that would have gone into cleaning 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. The skips won’t spend an extra day at your site once they are full, a truck is sent to pick them up immediately. This will also save you time. Use your time to attend to other tasks instead of handling rubbish all the time. Let us manage your waste disposal so you can focus on business and your routine. Spend less time and energy on waste disposal by hiring a reliable, fast, and efficient waste management firm. Have us handle your home removal, office clearing, and waste management issues by giving us a call now on 020 8698 8000.
Removal of Home Waste
Done piling up waste at home? Are you removing waste from your home and need the help of a reliable and professional waste management company for that? Have you overfilled your garage or attic with materials you no longer find useful? 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. Also, we realize the amount of unwanted material that will most likely heap up in your yard when you are redesigning your home. Consequently, we have positioned ourselves to give you an environmentally friendly service so that your unwanted items are removed quickly and recycled.
Work Space Clearance
Does the business you run have an office? Right now, you might have junk and unwanted materials there. If the workload gets too much, you might even consider moving to a more spacious office. To dispose of unwanted materials when you are changing offices, you will need a skip hire service you can rely on. That is where we come in. At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we assist in the disposal and recycling of unwanted office materials. The recycling of your small gadgets will be at a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE). We will promptly arrive at your office the moment you call us.
Building Waste Removal
Are you a manager of a construction company which produces a lot of building waste? Are you looking for ways to recycle and reuse certain products? We give you the best in clearance service. You can get on with your work the minute you come because we keep a clean and safe work environment. Is your construction site littered with scrap metal, building waste, hazardous materials, rubble, and aggregate and you need them removed? Give us a call today and we will promptly send our team to you.
Professional Rubbish Collection
We provide you with both home and business rubbish 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 Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. We employ environmentally friendly equipment, while also following all safety and health 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.
Waste Management by Professionals
Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred’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? We have you covered on anything waste management related, and will respond to your request on the same day you make it. Get a quote online today by filling in the form here.
Waste Disposal for Builders
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. We assist in builders waste removal, as well as providing skips which are meant to make the process smoother. We only recruit professionals who understand health and safety standards and have them well trained. You will get an excellent service from Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred experts who are always willing to assist you to meet your needs and budget. Call us today no matter where your building project is situated in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred to get a quote immediately.
We are known for the straightforwardness of our recycling process, as we track every part of it from collection to disposal and recycling. Once the waste is received at our facility, it’s weighed. Our trained operators separate the materials in it manually and mechanically. The waste is separated by hand, air, and magnet in a tank where it was sent to through a conveyor belt. They are then recycled into reusable products.
Hazardous Waste Disposal
A number of health hazards are attributed to waste in the environment. Waste materials are also a danger to the environment as well, and can appear in different forms. Such waste should not be handled by yourself, to avoid health risks to you, your family, and your colleagues. Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred is a professional waste management company that you can hire for waste removal services. At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we offer you home and office services as long as you’re in or around Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. 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.
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Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred
Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred has the best skips at the most affordable prices you can find around Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, so you needn’t go far to find competitive prices. We understand the importance of savings, that is why we always go the extra mile to make sure that customers get the perfect skip size for their domestic and commercial use, at low prices. It is believed that choosing the smallest skip size saves you money while you dispose of your domestic or commercial waste. 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. At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred we only want you to get skip sizes that meet your demands for waste disposal.
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. To make the process even smoother for you, we include the cost of getting a skip hire permit, for if you do not have land of your own to place the skip. Other than avoiding a fine for using public land to place your skip, this helps you save some money and removes the stress of getting a permit from your local council office. We are always available on 020 8698 8000; call us or leave a message and we will provide the best skip hire prices.
Get Quote Online
Do you want to remove waste from your home, 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? Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred has the most affordable skips for hire, get in touch today. Our quotes on waste management and disposal can be tailored to your budget, drop us a message today and get fast feedback. Why worry about looking for a rubbish removal service in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, when you can simply get a quote online? Put in your request on our contact form here and get feedback from one of our experts today.
Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds
Getting quotes from 3 or 4 local skip hire services can be helpful in getting an idea on skip hire rates within and all around Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred we think this is advisable. It is best to make sure the companies you request quotes from have been licensed, accredited, and insured. For the purpose of comparing skip prices that are affordable and ordering instantly, it is best to use a provider that can get you the skip you need on the same day. This can be done for you at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred; we can save you extra costs by making cheap skip hire services available anywhere you are located in and around Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. Why bother with unreliable skip providers when you can work with a reliable skip hire and waste removal service like ours? There are options other than skips that we can provide you with. We have highly trained professionals who can handle your office or house clearance if you need to hire professionals. Message us today and get quick feedback tailored to your budget as soon as possible.
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Are you looking for an affordable skip hire service in your locality? Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price right now! Size and location doesn’t matter anymore, with Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, you can get skip hire prices from wherever you are. You just need your postcode in the bar above and click on “get price” to get your results. Getting the best price for the skip you need is not a chore anymore, you only need our sophisticated algorithms to get it done. We won’t ask for your card details, home address, or any personal information. It is our intention that you get a price list that aligns with your budget so you can start making decisions on what to do next. We can be contacted for specified skip hire services as well.
Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors
Skip hire pricing factors need to be well considered before hiring a skip. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, and we are going to briefly help you understand as well. Regional Pricing – hiring a skip will cost something different in different regions. A skip that would cost you £50 in London, for instance, may cost you less in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. 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. Remembering as well that skip hire permits have a time frame and expiry dates. Limitations and Restrictions – you can’t always put a huge amount of weight in a skip just because it looks big. Ask your skip hire service provider if they have restrictions on their skips. Also, make enquiries about products that shouldn’t be put in it. Obey these restrictions to avoid any sanctions or fines.
Issues with renting skips in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred
We know at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred that hiring the right skip can be exhausting- more so if it involves getting a skip hire permit. Some of the issues with renting skips in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred are local council laws, pedestrian only lanes, little or no space in front, small gardens, not enough parking space, narrow paths, congestion zones, double yellow lines, and red routes. With the rising population in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, skip hiring will soon be a more challenging feat. Our waste management services are readily available if you wish to skip the whole task of skip hiring.
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. Controlled waste refers to liquid or solid industrial, commercial, and household 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. The Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate is often presented by people applying to own new sites, to show they are “technically competent”.
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.
Skip Hire Permits
You need a skip hire permit if you want to hire a skip for a construction project and will have to place it on public land. Using land that is not yours to place the skip means you must have a skip hire permit. This land could be a federal highway, government road, a street, or could be owned by a third party. A skip hire isn’t necessary when you have land to use and won’t be crossing into another person’s land or government 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. There are skip hire permits that may cost as much as £60, £80, and up to £100 sometimes. 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 Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. 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? 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. Our skip hire service can come with skip hire permits that are valid for 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
It is not unusual for you to be nervous about how safe and effective it will be to use a skip if you’re hiring for the first time. 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 Shepherdswell-with-Coldred. Closed skip or open skip, we can deliver whichever you want with proof of its efficiency and quality. We can be reached as well on 020 8698 8000, and our experts will provide any details you need. You can also come to our office in Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, and the selected, and tested, skip you want will be provided with certificate.
At Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred, we accept various types of waste in our skips. However, we have restrictions on the kind of items that can go in our skips. We can provide you with treatment services for materials like that, depending on how safe they are. The prohibited items include medical waste, automotive oils and fluids, car tyres, plasterboard, gas canisters, aerosols, television sets, air conditioning units, refrigerators, heavy duty batteries, and fluorescent light bulbs.
Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy
For a while now, there have been recycling targets set by the Environmental Agency and government. We uphold these set recycling rules at Norris Shepherdswell-with-Coldred and you can find them below: The aim of the Environmental Agency is to see to the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. Some government organisations and local authorities are tasked with the job of meeting their targets and making sure other environmental services available get to needed locations. The agency aspires to ensure regular improvements in the quality of land, air and water as well. They work towards the control of pollution in the environment and encourage the protection of natural resources like plants and animals. 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. A landfill directive was released to address Government Targets. It specifies the targets needed to lower the quantity of waste removed to landfill areas in the UK. It further stated that, from 2007, landfills were to only take untreated waste. The targets are as follows from the most recent year: In 2015, only 35% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. The quantity of waste allowed to be taken and used for landfills in the UK by 2013 shouldn’t exceed 50% of what was taken in 1995. No more that 75% of the waste retrieved to use for landfill sites in the UK should be retrieved by 2010 Also added by the Waste Strategy 2000 were the following targets, to ensure 75% waste recovery and the achievement of the landfill directive, the following waste percentages have to be recovered: 67% in 2015, 45% in 2010 and 40% in 2005.
Waste Strategy 2000 had published in it, by the government, the natural recycling targets, which are as follows:
By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. No less than 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2010. By 2005, 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled – while that of each local authority was 30% as of the same year. A ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was set up by the government to move the efforts of the local authorities towards more recycling and reduction of waste, and for landfill diversion. 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.