Skip Hire sizes

We have skips for hire in different sizes at Norris Longford. 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 also hire a 4 yard skip at Norris Longford. The 4 yard skip is two times bigger in holding space than the 2 yard skip, and is 0.90meters long. Its width of 1.5m by 2.5m allows space for larger products, such as kitchen and bathroom refits, appliances, electronics, and furniture. 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste, can fit into it. This is perfect for garden clearance, and many other DIY projects.
  • 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 Longford. It can be used to store cumbersome waste materials like soil or 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. This skip is probably the most used around your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire We also hire out 8 yard skips, which are best used for extensive projects. It’s similar to the 6 yard builders skip, but it can contain much more waste and refits. 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 This skip works perfectly in large garden clearance and home removals. If you’re handling a commercial project, the 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip is available for hire at Norris Longford. It has a large holding capacity and can contain about 120–140 large disposal bags or 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste at once. It’s ideal for larger building projects, site clearance, or home removals.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire This skip is mainly for industrialized purposes. 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 Longford is be perfect. 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. This skip has enough room for up to 62 full barrow loads of concrete, soil, and other building waste.

Professional Skip Hire in Longford

Do you need a skip to get rid of waste from your business or your home? Are you searching for the right size at the right price? Norris Longford has got you covered. We provide skip hire services to people in and around Longford to ensure that waste does not cause any environmental hazards or affect their daily routine. We have worked in the area for years, and have demonstrated our efficiency, professionalism, and speed in every job, we can often deliver your skip on the same day you ask for it. Whatever your project we are sure to have worked on something similar in the past, having worked with hazardous waste, commercial projects, building projects, and much more. 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. After collection from your location, we track the disposal of materials, recycling what we can, and taking an ethical, responsible approach to waste disposal. Yes, we take recycling seriously. We minimise any potential risk to your environment, or the disposal environment, by taking an environmentally friendly approach to every project. At Norris, we have fully trained, vetted staff, who understand your needs and are always willing to help you recycle materials to declutter your home or office. Every one of our drivers holds a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) licence and the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and will go out of their way to provide you with a professional, polite, and friendly service. When you engage us to provide you with a skip, or to work with you on a project, you can rest assured that we will always be professional. In order to ensure that our skips are always clean and presentable, we paint them regularly. Therefore, no matter the size of the skip you need, from 2 or 4 to 18 yard, you can get it fast and at a great price to suit your budget. To get a fast, free, no obligation quote, fill out our contact form right now!

Why ou Need Our Services

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. The satisfaction and safety of our customers is our priority. Therefore, we endeavour to make sure that as soon as you make a request for a particular skip size, it is delivered to you the same day at a price that fits your budget. 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. To get an online quote today, click here!

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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. 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 devotion to the safety and health of our customers, in the course of providing our service, is what earned us the award. We are also certified by 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. We insist on implementing the above standards because they help in our management and monitoring of operations, general service, customer service, and service delivery. In every moment, we will maintain an improved quality of service which will always be above average. At Norris Longford, 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. Norris Longford, alongside all these waste management agencies, also work in the sustainable resources sector. There to set standards, rules, and regulations, and to grade these waste management agencies according to their experience, education, and qualifications this is part of the duties of the CIWM as a professional body. The fast growing third party accreditation body, SafeContractor, also has Norris Longford in its membership, and it is growing fast too. This scheme based in the UK, has more than 17,000 contractors as members, and over 150 major clients. Being a member of the SafeContractor scheme, we will ensure the safety of your environment. It may also interest you to know that we are registered with the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA). Agencies join the WRA so that they can be represented to regulatory authorities like the government. On matters relating to the wood recycling industry, they offer advice and guidance on relevant topics and matters. The association offers an enabling environment for members to interact and reap the benefits of diverse opportunities and consequently promote the industry.

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Recycling Targets

The Environmental Agency and the government have set recycling targets for some time now. 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 Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. The agency strives to control environmental pollution and promote the conservation of animals, land, and 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. Reach out to the Environmental Agency in your area, or you can call 08708 506 506 to contact their headquarters located in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. Government Targets already have a landfill directive issued to this effect. It states the targets for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the United Kingdom. The targets, as of the most recent year, include: By 2015, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 35% of what was taken in 1995. By 2013, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 50% of what was taken in 1995. 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. Contained in the Waste Strategy 2000 are the natural recycling targets published by the government. The following are the targets: 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled by 2015. By the year 2010, 30% of household waste should be either recycled or it should be composted. The target projects that, as of 2005, 25% of household waste should either be recycled or composted, and every single local authority was to be 30% in the same year. The government, in its quest to reduce waste, for landfill diversion, and to assist local authorities in more recycling, has issued a “Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant”. Clinical waste, building materials, batteries, paper, printer cartridges, plastic, furniture, glass, oil, metal, electrical and electronics, vehicles, wood, clinical waste, and so on, and a few others were included in the list of products to be recycled. At Norris Longford office at Longford, you will get updated if there are any additions to the above targets, especially in recent years.

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Attractive Prices

Are you interested in hiring a skip for a low price? Norris Longford 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? Norris Longford’s team of experts will ensure you receive the optimum services, by advising you on the best solution to go for. Your location in Longford will not stop us from meeting your needs. What is your reason for requiring a skip? Is it for a company construction project or a home clearance? 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. 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. 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. With Norris Longford, you won’t need to pay a penny beyond what you budgeted for, since you know we can offer you your ideal skip, amongst other available services for great prices. Are you looking to hire a skip for home use or for building purposes? Whatever your reason is, call us today and we’ll get you an online quote.

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All Skip Sizes

Are you searching for a particular skip size for your domestic or commercial use? Norris Longford has you covered for all the skip sizes you need, for any quantity of waste. No matter where you are in Longford, 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? Or maybe you just need to move waste from your home, then you can hire any of our skips, from the 2 yard to the 12 yard skip. Here is our skip size list: 2 Yard Skip – Our smallest, and cheapest, size for skips is this size. 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 – We recommend this size if you are carrying out renovations on your business premises or doing house extension projects. 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 used for disposing of small industrial waste. Concrete, paving stones, slabs, soil, and so on, fitting up to 62 barrows can be held by one of these.

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24-Hour Service

Do you need a fast and efficient rubbish collection service that can arrive at your location the same day to clear out waste from your house, office, or construction site? Interested in a skip service in Longford that can, within hours of your request, deliver your ideal skip to you? With us, you have nothing to worry about. Norris Longford delivers your skip the same day you requested it, anywhere around Longford. You will get your Norris Longford skip before you know it once you give us a call on 020 8698 8000.

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Fast & Efficient

Our conviction at Norris Longford is simple – waste management issues are also health issues. 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 Longford or around that area, we will endeavour to deliver a fast and efficient service to you. We have a team of experts who also understand the urgency of maintaining good public health. We assure you that if you request a skip today, it will be at your doorstep today. It is just that simple! We do not want you to wait until the next day, or have to halt every other activity you have planned out for the 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.

Do You Need Help?

You can visit Norris Longford office at Longford to get current updates on the targets even for the upcoming years. 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

If you’re looking for commercial or domestic skip hire in Longford, Norris Skip Longford strives to provide a wide range of skips at an affordable price to you, wherever you are in the city. Are you considering refurbishing your office and are looking to clear out old furniture? Is there an ongoing landscape transformation or garden clearing going on in your property, and you need to dispose of the waste? You will find a helping hand with us at Norris Longford. 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?

Especially for those living or working in Longford,read on for reasons why you would need to hire a skip. Hiring a skip ensures that your environment is clean and healthy. 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. 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. Getting a skip also saves you time. Time is money, so why spend the time you should be using on being productive to handle rubbish all the time? Choose business and your daily activities instead of always loading rubbish into your truck. Save yourself the time and energy today and get a reliable, fast, and efficient skip hire service to sort out your waste problems. Say goodbye to waste management issues, cleaning your office, and removing home waste by yourself by giving us a call today.

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House Waste Removal

Professional Home Removals

Do you want to stop piling up waste at home? Need to remove waste from your home and want a reliable and professional waste management team to handle that? Are you no longer using the items that are drowning your attic or garage? Our professionals come in to aid you in disposing of unnecessary junk, and collect and recycle all your scrap material. If your home is undergoing a change in interior decoration, we understand that you will need to dispose of old electronics and furniture. Redesigning your home will result in the heaping of unwanted materials in your yard, and you will want them removed. 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

Commercial Office Clearance

Does the business you run have an office? Chances are you pile up unnecessary junk and unwanted materials in your workspace. If the workload gets too much, you might even consider moving to a more spacious office. 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 help you to get rid of unwanted office materials and also to recycle them. If you have small gadgets to recycle, they will be sent to a Waste Electricals Site (WEEE). Call us today and we will be at your office in little or no time.

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Construction Site Clearance

Does the construction company you are managing produce lots of building waste? Are you looking for ways to recycle and reuse certain products? We give you the best in clearance service. Our construction site is clean and safe, in order to carry out your work the moment you arrive. Do you need to have all the scrap metal, rubble, hazardous materials, aggregate, and building waste removed from your site? We will send our team of professionals to your location immediately when you give us a call.

Waste Collection

Rubbish Collection

At Norris Longford, we provide rubbish collection services to your home and business. It doesn’t matter if you need the service for a particular job or need us to collect waste from your property, we’ll do it the same day so you can get back to your routine. Our skip hire and rubbish collection services are affordable compared to any others you will find around or in Longford. We make use of environmentally friendly equipment that complies with health and safety standards. Are you a homeowner, representative of a multinational corporation, or a manager of a business? Call us today for your home removals, office clearing or site clearance, and we will be there to remove any waste material, industrial junk or hazardous waste that can be detrimental to public health and the environment.

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Waste Management by Professionals

At Norris Longford, 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 worry about handling waste and getting your hands dirty when you can call us today and we will take care of it for you? Your waste management issues will be sorted out by us on the same day you made your request for it. Fill the form in here if you want an online quote.

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Builders Waste Removal

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. At Norris Longford, we not only provide skips to make the process smoother but we also assist in the builders waste removal. On our staff list is a team of highly trained experts who appreciate health and safety standards. They are always willing to offer you the perfect service to suit your needs and budget. Call us today no matter where your building project is situated in Longford to get a quote immediately.

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Material Recycling

We keep track of everything, from the collection to the disposal and the recycling, here at Norris Longford. 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 taken via a conveyor belt into a tank where it further undergoes air, hand, and magnetic separation. The waste is then recycled into reusable products after this process.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

Certain waste has health risks for everyone living and working in your environment. Waste materials are also a danger to the environment as well, and can appear in different forms. Therefore, it would not be wise for you to handle this waste by yourself – because you will be endangering your life and the lives of your family or co-workers. Professional waste management companies like Norris Longford, however, are available to help you deal with toxic waste. Our toxic waste disposal services at Norris Longford extend to anywhere in or around Longford. Our team of experts have received all the training required to properly handle liquid, solid, sludge, or gaseous waste. We also secure waste collection that complies with industry standards, including the rules of all regulatory bodies.

Do You Need Help?

We have a start to finish monitoring process- collection through to disposal or recycling. Our fast and efficient service delivery has made us leaders in the industry. Call us today on 020 8698 8000, and we will be right there to sort out all your hazardous waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Longford

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If you’re looking for some of the most competitive skip hire prices in Longford, there’s no need to go far because Norris Longford has the right skip at rates you can’t find anywhere else. It is important that our customers save, which is why we put so much effort into making great skips available at great prices. It is believed that choosing the smallest skip size saves you money while you dispose of your domestic or commercial waste. You need to bear in mind, however, thats small skips for large projects would mean waste spillover and large skips for small projects would be a waste of money. At Norris Longford, we don’t want you to end up with a skip that doesn’t serve its purpose.

Whichever skip size you want, we have experts who are always ready to advise you on how to save costs. We even add the cost of acquiring a permit for skip hire if you don’t have your own space for the skip, just to give you an easier process. This way, we save you extra the costs involved in acquiring a skip hire permit from your council office, the stress involved, and the risk of getting fined for placing the skip on public land. We can be reached on 020 8698 8000 and we will let you know about the best prices for hiring skips.

Get Quote Online

Do you need waste removal in your house, office, or business premises? Does your construction site need a skip that can be used for routine disposal by workers to avoid hazardous waste in the environment? Contact Norris Longford now and get well priced skips to match your budget. If you leave us a message regarding your budget for waste management or disposal, you will receive a quote from as soon as possible. You needn’t worry about finding a waste removal service in Longford, the quote you need can be obtained online. You can let us know about your request by filling in the contact form here and one of our experts will get back to you as soon as possible.

Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds

If you get quotes from about 3 or 4 local skip hire services within and around Longford, you will understand the pricing range for skip hire around you. We at Norris Longford totally agree with that. 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. We can do this for you and cut costs at Norris Longford by making affordable skip hire services anywhere you are in and around Longford. 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. We can send you a quote to match your budget, you just need to send us a message, and you will hear from us as soon as we can.

Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price

Finding an affordable skip provider to hire from in your area is pretty easy, you only need to fill in your postcode here. No matter where you are or what skip size you want, Norris Longford can get you hire prices. You only need to put your postcode in the bar above, one click on “get price” will get the job done. The algorithms we have will give you great prices for the skip of your choice regardless of where you are in and around Longford. You needn’t worry about divulging personal details, we don’t ask for them. Our goal is to provide a budget-based price list so you can move to the next step in your disposal plan. You can also contact us if you want any specific skip hire service.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

There a couple of factors that should be taken into consideration when hiring a skip. We understand all of these factors on skip hiring pricing at Norris Longford, and we have taken it upon ourselves to briefly help you understand as well. Regional Pricing – the cost of hiring a skip differs from region to region. You may get a skip for £50 in London and get the same skip for £20 in Longford. The length of time you want the skip for will also affect its pricing; the longer you want it for, the higher the cost. Keeping in mind there are time limits on skip hire permits too. Limitations and Restrictions – you can’t always put a huge amount of weight in a skip just because it looks big. You need to know about what limitations or restrictions your skip hire service provider may have. Some items are prohibited from being put in the skips, find out what they are, and obey the restrictions so you don’t get a fine or sanction.

Issues with renting skips in Longford

At Norris Longford, 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. Renting a skip in Longford may come with issues such as local council laws, pedestrian only lanes, narrow paths, red routes, small parking space, congestion zones, small gardens, and double yellow lines. We are also aware of the increasing population in Longford, which will mean increased difficulty in skip hiring in the near future. You don’t have to worry about skip hiring and acquiring a permit, we can provide waste disposal services instead.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

A new waste licensing system was put in place in 1994 to replace the Control of Pollution Act of 1974 on the regulation of deposits, recovery, and removal of “controlled waste”. Liquid or solid waste from industrial, commercial, and household processes are called controlled wastes. 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. Anyone applying to own a new site has to have the Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate, which proves they are “technically competent”.

People who create, bring in, convey, store, treat, or remove controlled waste were given a new duty of care in section 34 of the Act. It was stated in the Act that “any escape or waste must be avoided, waste can only be moved to an authorized person, the waste being transferred should go with a written description or you will be penalized.” The special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005 are in charge of controlling the way waste is disposed.

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Skip Hire Permits

If you’re going to place a skip you hired for a construction project on public land, you need a skip hire permit. 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. 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. You can get a skip hire permit for £20, although the skip size and issuing council would also affect the cost. There are also skip hire permits that cost £60, £80, and even as much as £100. The council office is a good place to get all the pricing details you need. At Norris Longford, we consider it our responsibility to ease your skip hire process. You don’t need the hassle involved with getting a skip hire permit because we can get it for you as we deliver your choice of skip. We include the cost of getting ski hire permits in our online quotes when you request them, which can be removed if you already have land or a place on which to put the skip. We can get skip hire services along with permits that have up to 14 day validity. 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. At Norris Longford, we make sure you get the skip size you want, and make sure they are tested with certificates. Whatever kind of skip we deliver to you, closed or open, it will come with proof of quality and efficiency. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 and our experts will be available to answer all your queries. Alternatively, you can visit us at our office in Longford and we will make the tested skip of your choice available – with certificate.

Prohibited Items

Several waste types are allowed in our skips at Norris Longford. But, there are some prohibited items that cannot go in our skips. We can collect such products and have them treated depending on how safe they are. These restricted items are automotive oils and fluids, medical waste, car tyres, heavy duty batteries, gas canisters, television sets, air conditioning units, refrigerators, aerosols, and fluorescent light bulbs.

Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy

There are recycling targets put in place by the Environmental Agency and government. These targets are upheld by us at Norris Longford and here they are: The Environmental Agency aims to make sure the Englands’ and Wales’ environment can improve and is protected. 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. 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. It doesn’t stop at that! They also provide enlightenment for people on better waste control methods such as recycling household waste. You can contact the Environmental Agency office in your region, or visit the head office in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. Telephone: 08708 506 506. A landfill directive was released to address Government Targets. The amount of waste that requires a reduction for landfilling purposes in the UK is specified. It stated also that from 2007, landfills should only accept treated waste. The targets are as follows from the most recent year: No more that 35% of the waste retrieved to use for landfill sites in the UK should be retrieved by 2015. 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. Only 75% of the waste taken in 1995 should be taken for landfill sites in the UK in 2010. 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:

By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. Household waste that is composted or recycled in 2010 should be at 30%. Household waste that is composted or recycled, in 2015, should be 25%, while the local authorities had a 30% target. To help the local authorities recycle more and reduce waste and for landfill diversions, a “Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was released by the government. 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?

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

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