Skip Hire sizes
We have skips for hire in different sizes at Norris Tower-Hamlets. 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. The skip sizes we have available are 2 yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.
- 4 Yard Skip Hire At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we also have the 4 yard skip for hire. The 4 yard skip is two times bigger in holding space than the 2 yard skip, and is 0.90meters long. It’s around 1.5m by 2.5m wide, and is perfect for large items like home furniture, appliances, electronics, and bathroom and kitchen refits. It has enough space for 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. If you are thinking of DIY projects or garden clearance, this would be a splendid choice.
- 6 Yard Skip Hire If you wish to carry out house extension projects, or some renovations in your business premises, this is probably the most ideal skip for you to hire. The 6 yard skip is suitable for carrying builders waste and is available at Norris Tower-Hamlets. If you want to store heavy waste and bulky materials like soil or stones, the 6 yard skip is just perfect. With a width of about 1.8m by 2.3m, this skip can take about 75 to 95 black disposal bags, or up to 30 full barrow loads of building waste. You’ve probably noticed this skip a lot in your area.
- 8 Yard Skip Hire We also provide an 8 yard skip for hire for much larger building projects like home extension projects. It’s similar to the 6 yard builders skip, but it can contain much more waste and refits. It has a width of 1.9m by 3.4m, but has a greater holding capacity than the 6 yard skip by almost 20%. This skip can safely hold 100-115 filled black bin bags, or 40 barrow loads of builders waste and materials. For large home removals, this skip is the ideal choice.
- 10 Yard Skip Hire If you’re looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal, then you should check out the 10 yard skip. You can also hire this 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip from Norris Tower-Hamlets, for your 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 The 12 yard skip is ideal for industrialized projects. The 12 yard skip we have for hire at Norris Tower-Hamlets is really big, and is suitable for large commercial projects and office or home clearances that will involve plenty of one time disposals. With a width of 2.5m by 4.0m, this skip is also long enough to contain 150–185 black disposable bags at any time. It can also hold over 62 full barrow loads of paver stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.
Skip Hire Tower-Hamlets
Are you looking for a skip to use in your business or for residential waste? Have you been looking online for a skip that will do the job at an affordable price? Norris Tower-Hamlets has got you covered. We provide skip hire services to people in and around Tower-Hamlets to ensure that waste does not cause any environmental hazards or affect their daily routine. 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. Over the years we have provided skip hire and waste disposal services for offices, house moves, garden clearances, and even factory clearouts. We always strike the balance between providing the best possible service and ensuring that our services are competitively priced. We track all the waste we collect from you and recycle as much as we can. We are very serious about recycling. Through our environmentally friendly solutions, we ensure that there is no health risk to the public, or any type of environment. 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. Our drivers will provide you with a polite, professional service, and all hold the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) and a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence. 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. Whatever the size of skip you need, from just 2 yards to 18 yards, we can provide you with a solution to suit your budget, and get it to you as soon as possible. Fill out our contact form and get an online quote right now!
Why ou Need Our Services
We at Norris Tower-Hamlets are highly experienced in the waste management industry and, with it, have built a brand that says credibility, transparency, and top-notch service delivery. Your safety and satisfaction is our priority. 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. Norris Tower-Hamlets has highly robust experts who possess vast knowledge in the waste management industry and they can advise you on how to get the adequate skip to rid yourself of the waste you have at home or within your business premises. Click here to get a quote online today!
Norris Tower-Hamlets Accreditations and Experience
Norris Tower-Hamlets’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. Norris Tower-Hamlets’s unparalleled dedication to customer safety and health while offering their services is what earned us the award The International Standards Organization (ISO) has also certified us. We implement a management system of ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ to guarantee to our clients where we will never fall below service delivery expectations. We insist on implementing the above standards because they help in our management and monitoring of operations, general service, customer service, and service delivery. Therefore, you can be assured that we are always improving, and our services will never fall below par. At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we are also proud to be a Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM) member. Professional UK waste management agencies, and those of other countries, totalling over 6,000, are represented by the CIWM. These waste management agencies, alongside Norris Tower-Hamlets, are also in the sustainable resources sector. As a professional body, the CIWM also comes up with the standards, rules, and regulations for people in the sector – further grading them according to their experience, qualifications, and education. We are also a member of the SafeContractor – a fast growing third party accreditation body in the health and safety management industry. The SafeContractor scheme, which is UK based, boasts 17,000 contractors and more than 150 major clients. As a registered member of the scheme, we ensure that the safety of your environment is also guaranteed. We are also proud to say that Norris Tower-Hamlets is a registered member of the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA). The mission of this association is to represent its members to every regulatory authority, including the government. It is also their duty to offer members relevant information and guidance on the wood recycling sector. The association offers an enabling environment for members to interact and reap the benefits of diverse opportunities and consequently promote the industry.
Targets for Waste Recycling
The government and the Environmental Agency have set new targets to be reached by all recycling agencies. We at Norris Tower-Hamlets acknowledge these targets and here they 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. It is also their mission to raise the quality of water, land, and air constantly. The agency strives to control environmental pollution and promote the conservation of animals, land, and natural resources. It doesn’t end there! The body also enlightens the general populace on issues regarding the environment, improving waste removal standards, encouraging the recycling of household products to reduce the quantity of waste, and lots more. 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. Targets set for lowering the quantity of waste taken to landfill spots in the country is stated in the directive. Starting from the most recent year, these are the targets: The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2015 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. By 2010, the waste taken to landfill sites around the United Kingdom should be 75% of what was taken in 1995. Furthermore, the following targets were introduced by the Waste Strategy 2000, for waste recovery and to make the landfill directive achievable: 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. The Waste Strategy of 2000 contains the natural recycling targets published by the government. The following are the targets: By the year 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or it should be composted. 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled by 2010. 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled, and local authorities were set at 30% both by 2005. A ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” was issued by the government to assist local authorities in more recycling, reduction of waste, and for landfill diversions. 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. Visit the Norris Tower-Hamlets office at Tower-Hamlets to get updated on any recent additions to the targets especially for the upcoming.
Are you interested in hiring a skip for a low price? Norris Tower-Hamlets offers, alongside different sizes of skip at great prices, rubbish removal services, waste management solutions, and home and business waste clearance. Have you made a budget for the particular service you need? We will ensure you get optimum service from our robust team of experts, who will counsel you in the solution to settle for. It doesn’t matter where you are in Tower-Hamlets, we have you covered. What exactly do you need your skip for? Is it for a company construction project or a home clearance? We have the perfect sizes at great prices to suit your needs and fit 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. Norris Tower-Hamlets professionals are not only here to provide you with quality advice and answers to every question you have, but also to further offer alternative options to make sure you meet your requirements, irrespective of what you budgeted for it. 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. Send us a message today to get an online quote, whether your reason for hiring a skip is for building purposes or for home use.
All Skip Sizes
Do you need a skip for commercial or domestic use, and require a specific size? For any quantity of waste you have, we have the particular skip size you need. We will have your skip delivered to you on the same day you requested it, wherever you are in Tower-Hamlets Do you have a large quantity of industrial waste to dispose of or recycle? You can hire any of our skips, which range between 2 yards to 12 yards, if you need to remove some waste from your home. Here is a list of all the skip sizes we have: 2 Yard Skip – This size is the smallest we have in our collection and also the most affordable. It’s perfect for the smallest quantity of waste. 4 Yard Skip – Go for this size if you are looking to dispose of such large items like appliances, electronics, kitchen and bathroom refits, and home furniture. 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 – For larger building projects that the 6 yard skips will be too small for, the 8 yard skip will be perfect, as it can contain more waste and refits. 10 Yard Skip – This size is the perfect choice if you are looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal. 12 Yard Skip – This is used for disposing of small 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 Delivery Service
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? Interested in a skip service in Tower-Hamlets that can, within hours of your request, deliver your ideal skip to you? Norris Tower-Hamlets will take care of all your skip needs. Our customers are offered same day delivery service anywhere they are in Tower-Hamlets, or around it. Get your choice skip before you know it by just placing a call to us on 020 8698 8000
Quick and Excellent
When it comes to waste management issues, we at Norris Tower-Hamlets understand that it’s a matter of health. Because of this, the Norris Tower-Hamlets team is very efficient and keeps time, so as not to put your health, and that of the general public, in jeopardy. So, we have positioned ourselves to be able to provide you with a top-notch service that is always on time, no matter where you are in Tower-Hamlets or in the surrounding areas. 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 can’t get any easier! 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.
Do You Need Help?
To keep yourself updated on any of the latest additions to the targets, especially for the years to come, you can visit the Norris Tower-Hamlets office at Tower-Hamlets. You can also call us on 020 8698 8000 and one of our experts will be available to answer all your queries.
Commercial/Domestic Skip Hire in Tower-Hamlets
Norris Tower-Hamlets has you covered for your skip needs by getting you all kinds of skips at very affordable prices, wherever you are in Tower-Hamlets, for both commercial and domestic purposes. Are you considering refurbishing your office and are looking to clear out old furniture? Are you giving your landscape a facelift, or clearing out rubble from your garden and need help? At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we are here to help. 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 Would you Need to Hire a Skip?
For those living especially in Tower-Hamlets, 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. There is a saying that goes, “health is wealth”. Aside from the health benefits, you also tend to save a lot of money that would have been spent on clean up. Save gas money and get a skip, instead of going to and fro driving to dispose of dirt at a dump or recycling site. When it is filled, a truck can collect the waste and remove it at once from your site. 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? Forget about always loading waste into trucks and focus more on your business and schedule. Save yourself the time and energy today and get a reliable, fast, and efficient skip hire service to sort out your waste problems. Having your home removals, office cleaning, and waste management issues done by us is just a call away.
Professional Home Removals
Do you want to stop piling up waste at home? Do you wish you had a professional and reliable waste management team to see to 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? Let us help you get rid of unwanted junk, and also collect and recycle your scrap materials. At times when you are transforming your interior decoration, we understand that you will need to get rid of old electronics and furniture. We also understand that you will need to remove all the heaps of unwanted materials that will pile up in your yard when you are giving your home a facelift. We will arrive at your home and ensure that all items are removed quickly as part of our environmentally friendly service.
Professional Office Clearance
Are you a business and office owner? Your work space may likely be clustered with unnecessary junk and unwanted materials. If you begin getting too much work, you might want to move 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 offer assistance in disposing and recycling office material waste. We will send your small gadgets to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) to be recycled. You will find our professionals in your office within minutes of your call.
Commercial Waste Clearance
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 are the perfect clearance service for you. Your work can start immediately when you arrive because we keep a clean and safe construction site at all times. Do the scrap metal, rubble, aggregate, building waste, and hazardous material in your site need to be removed? Call us right now and we will send our team of professionals to your location promptly.
We are here for both your business and home rubbish collection needs. 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. No other skip hire or rubbish collection services in or outside Tower-Hamlets can boast of having the kind of competitive prices we have. Norris Tower-Hamlets experts observe health and safety standards and are equipped with environmentally friendly tools. Are you a business manager, homeowner or representative of a multinational corporation? Call us today for any form of waste removal, especially the hazardous ones.
Professional Waste Management
Norris Tower-Hamlets’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 get your hands dirty handling waste, call us today. We can sort out your waste management issues on the same day of your request. Fill in a form here to get an online quote.
Waste Disposal for Builders
When carrying out renovations on your property or a construction site, you will need a skip to stash the full barrow loads of paver stones, slabs, concrete, building materials and other waste. At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we not only provide skips to make the process smoother but we also assist in the builders waste removal. At our disposal is a team of professionals who understand health and safety standards and are well trained. Our experts will offer you the perfect service that will match your budget and your needs. We’ll get you a quote immediately, no matter where your building project is in Tower-Hamlets, once you give us a call today.
We show straightforwardness, and monitor every part of the recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling. After getting to us, the waste is accurately weighed. To separate the materials, our trained experts use both manual and mechanical means. Next, the waste is sent up into a tank to be separated through air, hand, and magnetic separation methods. What follows is the recycling of the waste into reusable products.
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. To avoid risking your life, and the lives of other people living and working around you, it is not advisable to deal with this waste yourself. Hiring waste disposal experts like Norris Tower-Hamlets to eliminate hazardous waste is an option for you. At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we offer you home and office services as long as you’re in or around Tower-Hamlets. Our teams of waste management specialists have undergone industry-leading training, to enable them to handle any hazardous waste in solid, sludge, gaseous, or liquid forms. We also secure waste collection that complies with industry standards, including the rules of all regulatory bodies.
Do You Need Help?
We keep a close watch on the waste removal and movement from collection to recycling. We have a history of speedy and efficient service, which has ranked us highly in the industry. We are only a phone call away on 020 8698 8000, for when you need us to solve your hazardous waste problems.
Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Tower-Hamlets
No need to worry about getting the most competitive skip prices in Tower-Hamlets, Norris Tower-Hamlets has the best available in the area. Our skips are perfectly sized and perfectly priced for domestic and commercial use, to allow you to save. It is believed that choosing the smallest skip size saves you money while you dispose of your domestic or commercial waste. 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. At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we don’t want you to end up with a skip that doesn’t serve its purpose.
No matter the skip size you have in mind, our experts can advise you on how to save on them. Just so you don’t have a difficult process, we add the cost of skip hire permits for those who do not own land or property on which to place the skip. 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 today on 020 8698 8000 or leave us a message, and we will get you some really great prices of skips for hire.
Get Quote Online
Do you need waste removal in your house, office, or business premises? Do you need a skip for hire that will fit your construction project and help workers control potentially hazardous waste? Get in touch with Norris Tower-Hamlets today for some of the most well priced skips at prices you can afford. 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 Tower-Hamlets, 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
To understand skip hire pricing in in Tower-Hamlets, getting quotes from 3 or 4 local skip hire services is advisable. We at Norris Tower-Hamlets totally agree with that. We advise that you avoid requesting from companies that are not licensed, do not have accreditation. and are uninsured. 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 Tower-Hamlets by making affordable skip hire services anywhere you are in and around Tower-Hamlets. Instead of hiring just any skip from a firm you don’t trust, why not rely on us for the ideal skips and waste removal solutions today! You don’t have to use skips, there are alternatives we can find for you. If you wish to hire a rubbish removal team, or need office and home clearance experts, we boast fully trained professionals who will be at your beck and call. 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! Norris Tower-Hamlets can get you prices for whatever skip sizes you want, regardless of where you are. You just need your postcode in the bar above and click on “get price” to get your results. Wherever you are in and around Tower-Hamlets, you can get amazing prices for the skip you require thanks to our state of the art algorithms. 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
Some factors are important to look into when hiring a skip. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Tower-Hamlets and we are going to make them clear to you. Regional Pricing – skip hire costs are different in each region. You may get a skip for £50 in London and get the same skip for £20 in Tower-Hamlets. Time duration on the hire is another factor that affects pricing, when you want to keep a skip for a long period of time, you’ll have to pay more. Remembering as well that skip hire permits have a time frame and expiry dates. Limitations and Restrictions – no matter the size of a skip, it will still have a weight limit. Ask your skip hire service provider if they have restrictions on their skips. You may get fined or sanctioned if you put products in the skip that are not allowed, which is why you need to find out if there are any such products.
Issues with renting skips in Tower-Hamlets
At Norris Tower-Hamlets, 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 Tower-Hamlets 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. At the rate at which Tower-Hamlets is growing in population, skip hiring will become more and more difficult. Our waste management services are readily available if you wish to skip the whole task of skip hiring.
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”. Any industrial, commercial, or household waste in solid or liquid form is referred to as controlled waste. Personal garden waste disposal does not require the use of the license. Anyone applying for the license has to show proof that they can handle it. Applications for new site ownership need to be accompanied by the Waste Management Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate as proof of “technical competence”.
The duty of care for people who manage creating, bringing in, movement, storing, treating and removing controlled waste is specified in section 34 of the act. It 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.” Waste disposal regulation is handled by special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005.
Skip Hire Permits
A skip hire permit is a must have for skips hired for construction projects with the intention of placing them on any public land. Skip hire permits are necessary for situations where you need to place a skip on a piece of land or in a space that isn’t yours. It could be land that belongs to a third party, a federal highway, government road, or along the street. 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. You risk being fined or having the skip removed and seized if you do not ensure your skip doesn’t cross out of your own land and into someone’s space. Getting a skip hire permit can cost as low as £20, based on the skip size and council you have to get the permit from. There are also skip hire permits for a lot more than £20, including £60, £80 and £100. Any questions you have on pricing can be answered at the local council office. However, it’s our duty at Norris Tower-Hamlets to make your skip hire a smooth process. Why bother then with getting a skip hire permit when we can get it done for you, along with delivering the skip you hire? 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. We can get skip hire services along with permits that have up to 14 day validity. 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
For first time skip hires, the worry is often on the safety and effectiveness of the skip during use. At Norris Tower-Hamlets, we not only provide you with skips of different sizes, we also supply tested skips with certificates. So, if the skip you require is a closed or open one, we can be trusted to provide it along with proof of quality and efficiency. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000, we always have experts available to provide answers to your questions. You can also come by our Tower-Hamlets office instead and the tested skip you want will be provided with certificate.
We allow many different kinds of waste in our skips at Norris Tower-Hamlets. But, there are some prohibited items that cannot go in our skips. We can collect such products and have them treated depending on how safe they are. The items we do not allow in our skips include automotive oils and fluids, medical waste, car tyres, heavy duty batteries, gas canisters, television sets, air conditioning units, refrigerators, aerosols, and fluorescent light bulbs.
Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy
There are recycling targets put in place by the Environmental Agency and government. These targets are upheld by us at Norris Tower-Hamlets and here they are: 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. The Environmental Agency also endeavors to make sure land, air and water are constantly improved in terms of quality. They have efforts in place for environmental pollution control and to encourage the conservation of nature. That’s not all! The body also enlightens the general populace on issues regarding the environment, improving waste removal standards, encouraging the recycling of household products to reduce the quantity of waste, and lots more. The Environmental Agency can be contacted on 08708 506 506 or through their office in your locality, or their head office at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. It specifies the targets needed to lower the quantity of waste removed to landfill areas in the UK. It stated also that from 2007, landfills should only accept treated waste. Find the targets below, starting 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. In 2010, only 75% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. 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.
Natural recycling targets were published by the government in Waste Strategy 2000 and are:
33% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2015. By 2010, 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled. Household waste that is composted or recycled, in 2015, should be 25%, while the local authorities had a 30% target. The government released a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” to assist in the recycling and reduction of waste and landfill diversions. Recyclable materials include the following and more: metal, building materials, batteries, paper, printer, cartridges, plastic, wood, clinical waste electricals and electronics, computers, and composting