Skip Hire sizes
At Norris Harmondsworth, we have several sizes of skips for hire. Our skip sizes will fit with whatever you’re planning to do, from office clearing to home removal. Whatever your project we have a skip size for you. We have skip sizes in 2 yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.
- 4 Yard Skip Hire The 4 yard skip is also available for hire at Norris Harmondsworth. The 4 yard skip has two times the capacity of the 2 yard skip, at a height of 0.90 meters. 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. An excellent use for it would be DIY projects and garden clearance.
- 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 Harmondsworth, we provide the 6 yard skip to carry any builders waste. It works excellently for stashing away heavy waste and materials such as soil and stones. It’s around 1.8m by 3.2m wide, and can hold between 75 to 95 black bin bags, or 30 full barrow loads of building waste. You’ve probably noticed this skip a lot in your area.
- 8 Yard Skip Hire We have the 8 yard skip available, which is perfect for bigger building projects. The 8 yard skip is very similar to the 6 yard skip, but it just has room for more items. The 8 yard skip is 1.9m by 3.4m wide, but surpasses the 6 yard skip in holding space by almost 20%. This skip can contain 100-115 full black waste bags with any issues, or 40 full barrow loads of slabs, soil, bricks and concrete. 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. Norris Harmondsworth has the 2.1m by 3.6m wide 10 yard skip available for hire for commercial projects. It can take as many as 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste, or 120-140 big waste bags at any time. It works perfectly for large scale site clearance, home removals, and other projects.
- 12 Yard Skip Hire This skip is suitable for industrial processes. The 12 yard skip we have for hire at Norris Harmondsworth is really big, and is suitable for large commercial projects and office or home clearances that will involve plenty of one time disposals. This skip is around 2.5m by 4.0m wide, with a height that can hold as much as 150-185 black bin bags of waste at once. The space in this skip is large enough for more than 62 full barrow loads of slabs, concrete, and more building waste.
Professional Harmondsworth Skip Hire
Are you looking to hire a skip to clean up your residential or business environment? Have you been looking online for a skip that will do the job at an affordable price? Norris Harmondsworth can provide you with what you need. We work around your schedule, providing our skip hire service in Harmondsworth, 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. Over the years we have provided skip hire and waste disposal services for offices, house moves, garden clearances, and even factory clearouts. Our services are competitively priced, representing some of the best prices in the area, but we never compromise on the quality of the service we deliver. We track all the waste we collect from you and recycle as much as we can. We are serious about recycling. Through our environmentally friendly solutions, we ensure that there is no health risk to the public, or any type of environment. Our staff at Norris understand the importance of what we do, and will always work with you to recycle items that are cluttering up your factory, office, or home. Our drivers hold a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence, as well as the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and are all polite and professional. So, when you hire our waste services or skips, you can do so with peace of mind. Our skips are painted regularly to ensure that they’re clean and tidy. 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 online contact form to get a no obligation skip hire quote.
Why Norris Harmondsworth
Through our more than 40 years of experience in the waste management industry, we have built our reputation into that of credibility, transparency, and quality service delivery. We prioritize the satisfaction and safety of our customers. To make sure we get your request for any particular size of skip delivered to you the same day and within your budget , we aim to respond to the request as soon you make it. Here to offer you top notch advice on how to get the right skip to get rid of the waste you have piled up at home, or within your business premises, are our robust team of experts with unlimited knowledge in the sector. Click here for an online quote from us today!
Norris Harmondsworth Accreditations and Experience
Norris Harmondsworth’s many years of experience in the skip hire and waste management sector has been recognized with awards, accreditation, and certificates. First is the RoSPA Gold Medal Award – which is presented to firms that have reached Gold Level and remained there for 5 years in a row. Our dedication to the safety and health of our customers, while providing quality services, is what prompted the receipt of the award. The International Standards Organization (ISO) has also certified us. By implementing the management systems of ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ we are telling our clients that we will never perform below expectations in service delivery. Why this is, is that ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ help us without customer service, service delivery, general service, and operations management and monitoring. A forever improving quality of service, which will always be above par, is what we are guaranteeing to you. We are proudly a part of the membership of the Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM). The CIWM represents over 6,000 professional waste management agencies in the UK, and many other countries. The sustainable resources sector also has these waste professionals, including Norris Harmondsworth, working in it. 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. We are also a member of a fast growing third party accreditation body in the health and safety management industry, known as the SafeContractor. This scheme based in the UK, has more than 17,000 contractors as members, and over 150 major clients. You need not worry about your environment’s safety, as a registered member of the SafeContractor scheme, we have you covered. We are also proud to say that Norris Harmondsworth is 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. 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.
Targets for Waste Recycling
New recycling targets have been set by the government and the Environmental Agency to be reached by every waste management agency. Norris Harmondsworth 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. 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 Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. Animals, plants and other natural resources, as well as environmental pollution, are conserved and controlled respectively by them through effort implementation. There are still other things! Among other things, the body enlightens the general populace on environmental issues, promotes the recycling of household products to decrease their piling up in large quantities, and educates on raising the standards of waste removal. Get in touch with the Environmental Agency office in your location, or you can find the head office in Bristol Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. Telephone: 08708 506 506. Government Targets already have a landfill directive issued to this effect. Targets set for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the country is stated in the directive. From the recent year, the targets include: By 2015, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 35% of what was taken in 1995. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2013 should be 50% of what was taken in 1995. By 2010, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 75% of what was 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: 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. The following are the targets: The target projects that, as of 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or composted. Composting and recycling should be carried out on 30% of household waste as at 2010. By the year 2005, 25% of household waste should either be recycled or it should be composted and 30% was set for each local authority in 2005. 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”. Recyclable materials were listed, which include: wood, vehicles, clinical waste, building materials, composting, printer cartridges, batteries, paper, computers, plastic, glass, furniture, oil, metal, electronic and electricals, and so on. If you want to keep yourself abreast of new additions to the targets, especially in recent years, contact us at Norris Harmondsworth office at Harmondsworth.
Do you want to hire a skip that you can actually afford? Norris Harmondsworth, offers you different sizes of skips, rubbish removal services, commercial/domestic clearance, waste management solutions, and lots more at great prices. 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. . Wherever you are within Harmondsworth, we can take care of your needs. What is your reason for requiring 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 realise that a lot of people, especially in the UK, love to plan their lives and finances year in year out. Take advantage of our expert’s readiness to give you sound advice and answers to all your questions, and also get alternative options to help meet your requirements (no matter how much you have marked down in your budget). 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. 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. Whatever your reason for hiring a skip, for building purposes or home use, send us a message today and we will get you an online quote!
All Skip Sizes
Are you searching for a particular skip size for your domestic or commercial use? Norris Harmondsworth has all the skip sizes, for any quantity of waste, you could possibly need. No matter where you are in Harmondsworth, we will deliver the skip to you the same day you ask for it. Got a huge pile of industrial waste you are looking for a way to dispose of or recycle? Our different skip sizes (between 2 yards to 12 yards) are available to hire for domestic purposes. We have the following skip sizes: 2 Yard Skip – This is the smallest skip available and also the cheapest. It’s perfect for the smallest quantity of waste. 4 Yard Skip – if you want to move things like home furniture, appliances, bathroom refits, electronics and kitchen refits, then this size is for you. 6 Yard Skip – if you are carrying out some house extension projects or renovating your business premises, this size is right for you. 8 Yard Skip – Go for this size when you are conducting larger building projects, which leave waste and refits that are slightly larger than those for 6 yard skips. 10 Yard Skip – Go for this size of skip if you are carrying out a large garden clearance or home removal. 12 Yard Skip – For relatively small amounts of industrial waste. Use this for disposing of slabs, soil, paving stones, and concrete, as it can hold over 62 barrow loads of them.
Same Day Skip Delivery
Do you need a fast and efficient rubbish collection service that can arrive at your location the same day to clear out waste from your house, office, or construction site? Are you on the lookout around Harmondsworth for a skip hire service that will get you a quality skip within hours of your request? With us, you have nothing to worry about. Our customers are offered same day delivery service anywhere they are in Harmondsworth, or around it. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 and we will be there for you before you know it!
Quick and Excellent
Norris Harmondsworth professionals have been trained to treat waste management issue as health issues. It would be putting your health, and that of the general public, at risk if we had a poor time keeping habit or were inefficient, so we pride ourselves in not having any of those issues. Therefore, no matter your location in Harmondsworth 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. We assure you that if you request a skip today, it will be at your doorstep today. Getting a skip is that simple! You don’t need to halt your plans for the day, we will make sure you get your order the same day. Why not give us a call right away, or drop us a message, and we will get back to you sooner than you expect.
Harmondsworth Commercial/Domestic Skip Hire
We aim to provide you with a range of skips at an affordable price, wherever you are located for your commercial and domestic use. Do you wish to refurbish your office and want to dispose of all your old furniture? Do you need to clear out all the rubble from your garden or transform your landscape? You will find a helping hand with us at Norris Harmondsworth. 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.
Why Hire A Skip?
If you are wondering why to hire a skip, Norris Harmondsworth has decided to provide you with several reasons you should hire a skip, especially if you live or work in Harmondsworth. Make your environment clean and healthy by hiring a skip today. “Health is wealth,” they say. Aside from the health benefits, you also tend to save a lot of money that would have been spent on clean up. Cut your trips to dumps or recycling sites and buy a skip to save on gas money. A truck comes to collect the skips immediately when they are full. Your time will be saved by getting a skip. 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. Do you know you can cut down on the time and energy you put into waste disposal by contracting an efficient, fast, and reliable skip hire service? Say goodbye to waste management issues, cleaning your office, and removing home waste by yourself by giving us a call today.
House Waste Removal
Are you tired of piling up waste at home? Are you looking for a professional waste management team you can rely on to help handle your home removals? Is your attic or garage too congested with items you aren’t using, and you don’t know what to do with them anymore? No need to worry because Norris Harmondsworth is here to help you get rid of any unnecessary junk and all your scrap is collected and recycled. 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. That’s why we at Norris Harmondsworth are dedicated to giving you an environmentally friendly service to ensure that all those items are removed as quickly as possible, and recycled too.
Commercial Office Clearance
Is your business run from an office? Right now, you might have junk and unwanted materials there. You will need a bigger office space once your workload increases. You will need a company you can rely on to help you clear unwanted materials when you are changing offices. That is where we come in. We also come in to assist in disposing and recycling unwanted office materials. Your small gadgets are recycled at Waste Electrical Sites (WEEE). You will find our professionals in your office within minutes of your call.
Professional Site Clearance
Are you a manager of a construction company which produces a lot of building waste? Are you searching for how to recycle certain products and reuse them? The ideal site clearance service is Norris Harmondsworth. The cleanliness and safety of our construction site affords you the ability to delve into your work once you arrive. Do you need to have all the scrap metal, rubble, hazardous materials, aggregate, and building waste removed from your site? Give us a call today and we will promptly send our team to you.
For both your home and business rubbish collection services, we have you covered. Our professionals will be there at your office, building, apartment, shop, factory, and so on, to dispose of all your waste whether you need it to be just a particular job or a regular routine, so that you can get back to your business as soon as possible. Our skip hire and rubbish collection services are affordable compared to any others you will find around or in Harmondsworth. We employ environmentally friendly equipment, while also following all safety and health standards. Are you a homeowner, a business manager, or do you represent a multinational corporation? Call us today for any form of waste removal, especially the hazardous ones.
At Norris Harmondsworth, we have a team of waste management experts who have the much needed knowledge on how to handle any kind of waste in liquid, solid, gaseous, or sludge form. Why get your hands covered in dirt when you can have us take care of it? Your waste management issues will be sorted out by us on the same day you made your request for it. To get an online quote, fill in the form here.
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. 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. Our experts will offer you the perfect service that will match your budget and your needs. We’ll get you a quote immediately, no matter where your building project is in Harmondsworth, once you give us a call today.
We keep track of everything, from the collection to the disposal and the recycling, here at Norris Harmondsworth. The moment our facility receives the waste, it is weighed. Norris Harmondsworth experts then go ahead to manually and mechanically separate the materials. The waste is separated by hand, air, and magnet in a tank where it was sent to through a conveyor belt. After which they are then recycled into reusable products.
Hazardous Waste Disposal
There is waste that is dangerous to your health and the lives of people living or working around you. 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. Professional waste management companies like Norris Harmondsworth, however, are available to help you deal with toxic waste. Our hazardous waste disposal services at Norris Harmondsworth are available for your home and office anywhere, in or around Harmondsworth. 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.
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Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Harmondsworth
Finding the most competitive skip prices shouldn’t be taxing for you, Norris Harmondsworth has great skips at the best prices in and around Harmondsworth. 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. But you also need to realize that you are likely to have a backlog of unwanted junk when you hire a small skip, and it’s a waste of money to hire a large skip when you simply want to clear out 10 black bin bags. The right skip size should be a perfect solution to your disposal needs, which is what we want for you at Norris Harmondsworth.
Which is why we have experts available to give the best advice for cost effective hiring of any skip size at all. If you don’t have your own space to place the skip, the cost of getting a skip hire permit is included to save you stress and time. 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. Call us now or leave a message on 020 8698 8000, we will provide you with all the best options and 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? Reach out to Norris Harmondsworth today and find the most affordable skips that work within your budget. If you have a budget set for waste management or hazardous waste disposal, drop us a message right now and we will get you a quote as quickly as possible. You can save yourself the stress of finding a waste disposal service in Harmondsworth and just get the quote you need online. Tell us what you want by filling in our contact form here and you will get a response from one of our experts 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 Harmondsworth, you will understand the pricing range for skip hire around you. At Norris Harmondsworth we think that this course of action should be taken. However, we advise that you only request quotes from insured, licensed, and accredited companies. If you wish to compare affordable skip prices and order in seconds, you will need a provider that can deliver the correct skip you require the same day! We can make this happen at Norris Harmondsworth; we cut costs for you by bringing fairly priced skip hire services to wherever you are located in and around Harmondsworth. You can trust us for reliable skips and waste disposal services and avoid the hassle of working with a waste removal firm you cannot rely on. In fact, we also provide you with alternatives to skips. If you want experts taking care of your house or office removal, we have well trained professionals on hand who can get it done. 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
Are you looking for an affordable skip hire service in your locality? Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price right now! Using Norris Harmondsworth, you can now get the price of any skip you want to hire – no matter the size or your location. Just put your postcode in the bar above and click on “get price”. Getting the best price for the skip you need is not a chore anymore, you only need our sophisticated algorithms to get it done. You needn’t worry about divulging personal details, we don’t ask for them. We want to be certain your budget specifications are met by any price list you get, so the proper waste disposal process can begin. If you want a particular skip hire service, you can contact us as well.
Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors
Some factors are important to look into when hiring a skip. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Harmondsworth, and we are going to briefly help you understand as well. Regional Pricing – every region has its own skip hire cost. A skip priced at £50 in London, for example, may be priced at £20 in Harmondsworth. The longer you need to hold on to a skip, the more expensive the skip will be, because pricing is affected by time as well. Not also forgetting that skip hire permits have a duration too. Limitations and Restrictions – different skip sizes also have different weight limits. Ask about restrictions on the skip you’re hiring from your service provider. 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 Harmondsworth
Skip hire is not always easy, you have to get the right one, and there’s more stress if you need a permit- we know all of this at Norris Harmondsworth. Issues to be considered when hiring a skip in Harmondsworth are local council laws, red routes, double yellow lines, narrow paths, congestion zones, small front space, pedestrian only lanes and red routes. We are also aware of the increasing population in Harmondsworth, 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
The regulation of waste deposits, and the recovery and removal of “controlled waste” is handled by the waste licensing system that was put in place in 1994, replacing the 1974 Control of Pollution Act. Any industrial, commercial, or household waste in solid or liquid form is referred to as controlled waste. People who only do waste disposals from personal gardens were not included in getting the license. Anyone applying for the license has to show proof that they can handle it. If an applicant wishes to own a new site, they have to show how “technically competent” they are by possessing the (WAMITAB) certificate, this is the the Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board.
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. The Act stated as follows: “any escape or waste must be avoided, waste can only be moved to an authorized person, the waste being transferred should go with a written description or you will be penalized.” Waste disposal regulation is handled by special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005.
Skip Hire Permits
Do you want to hire a skip for a construction project that will involve placing it on public land? Then you will need a skip hire permit. Using land that is not yours to place the skip means you must have a skip hire permit. These lands include federal highways and government roads, third party owned lands, and land along streets. You can use your own land or space without a skip hire permit if you have it, only ensuring you don’t cross into land that isn’t yours. Intruding on another person’s land, privacy or space may get you fined, or the skip may be removed and seized. 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 also skip hire permits for a lot more than £20, including £60, £80 and £100. The local council office can provide you with the specifics you need on pricing. We make it our business at Norris Harmondsworth to make skip hiring easy for you. We also provide skip hire permit procurement along with skip delivery to make the whole process stress free. 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. The permits we have available alongside our skip hire services can serve for up to 14 days. You can reach us now on 020 8698 8000 if you need to know more details on skip hire permits and other waste disposal services.
Tested skips with certificate
If you’re using a skip hire service for the first time, you might be worried about how safe and effective the skip will be during use. At Norris Harmondsworth, we meet your skip size requirements and supply skips that have been tested with certificates. 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. Another option is to come by our Harmondsworth office and we will provide the tested skip you want with certificate.
At Norris Harmondsworth, a lot of different waste types are acceptable to be put in our skips. But there are restrictions on certain products, and they are not allowed in our skips. We can collect such products and have them treated 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
Recycling targets were created by the Environmental Agency and government some time ago. We uphold these set recycling rules at Norris Harmondsworth 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. 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. This agency also works to regularly improve the quality of water, land and air. They set up systems to regulate environmental pollution, and also promote the preservation of plants, animals and other natural resources. They don’t stop there either! The body works to educate the general populace on environmental issues to improve waste handling standards, by encouraging more recycling of waste in the household to cut down on overall waste 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 because of Government Targets. It specifies the targets needed to lower the quantity of waste removed to landfill areas in the UK. It also added, from 2007, that landfills shouldn’t take waste that hasn’t been treated. Find the targets below, starting from the most recent year: Only 35% of the waste taken in 1995 should be taken for landfill sites in the UK in 2015. 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.
The targets for natural recycling were published in the Waste Strategy 2000 by the government. They include:
33% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2015. Household waste that is composted or recycled in 2010 should be at 30%. 25% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2005, although local authority was 30% in that same year. A ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was issued by the government to assist local authorities in more recycling, 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.