Skip Hire sizes

At Norris Wem, we have several sizes of skips for hire. Home removal or office, we have whatever skip size you’ll need. 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 Wem, 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 can take as many as 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. It will fit well into your garden clearance, or do-it-yourself project plan.
  • 6 Yard Skip Hire The 6 yard skip is 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 Wem. It is an ideal storage option for materials and waste like stones and soil. It has enough space for 75 to 95 black bin bags, or 30 full barrow loads of builders waste due to its width of 1.8m by 2.3m. This skip is probably the most used around your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire The 8 yard skip, which we have for hire, is suitable for very big projects such as home extensions. It’s similar to the 6 yard builders skip, but it can contain much more waste and refits. It’s around 1.9m by 3.4m wide, but it can take almost 20% more than what the 6 yard skip can. It has enough room for up to 100-115 full black bin bags, or 40 barrow loads of builders waste materials. It serves perfectly for extensive home removals.
  • 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. Norris Wem 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. If you’re handling a big building project or home removal, this skip would be the best choice.
  • 12 Yard Skip Hire This skip is suitable for industrial processes. 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 Wem is be perfect. 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. Over 62 barrow loads of building waste such as slabs, concrete, and soil can safely fit into this skip.

Professional Skip Hire in Wem

Are you looking for a skip to use in your business or for residential waste? Are you shopping around for the right size skip at a competitive price? Norris Wem can provide you with what you need. We provide skips in Wem, which are tailored to our customers’ needs to ensure minimal disruption whilst they get rid of their unwanted waste. 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. Over the years we have provided skip hire and waste disposal services for offices, house moves, garden clearances, and even factory clearouts. Our skip services are affordable, offering some of the best services at the best prices in Wem. We take a responsible approach to waste collection and disposal, and track everything throughout the process, from taking the way off your hands, to disposal or recycling facilities. We understand that recycling is best wherever possible. Through our environmentally friendly solutions, we ensure that there is no health risk to the public, or any type of environment. Our highly trained staff at Norris can work with you to recycle materials from your home and office, and free up space in the process. Our drivers hold a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence, as well as the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and are all polite and professional. When you engage us for a waste disposal service, you can do so with the confidence of knowing that we will always act professionally. Our skips are painted on a regular basis to ensure that they are always in good condition. Whether you need a skip that is a 2 yard or 18 yards, we can deliver it in no time, at a price that suits your budget. Fill out our online contact form to get a no obligation skip hire quote.

Why Norris is Your Perfect Choice

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. Our priority is your safety and satisfaction. At Norris Wem, we pride ourselves on being able to deliver your choice of skip to you on the same day you request it, and with a price that fits your budget. We also have a robust team of experts with vast knowledge of the sector, to offer you specialist advice to help you get the adequate skip that can get rid of the waste you have at home or within your business premises. Click here to get a quote online today!

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Accreditations and Experience

Norris Wem has received many awards, accreditation, and certificates due to our years of experience in the skip hire and waste management industry. First we received the prestigious RoSPA Gold Medal Award- an award which is presented to companies who have reached Gold Level and has maintained it for 5 years. The award was informed by our dedication to our customers’ health,while providing quality services. Norris Wem is also certified by the International Standards Organization (ISO). 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. This is because the above named standards help us in the management and monitoring of our operations, customer service, and general service delivery. At Norris Wem, we guarantee a continuous improvement of our service quality, which will never fall below average. We are a proud member of the Chartered Institution of Waste management (CIWM). The waste management agencies represented by the CIWM in the UK, and other countries, total over 6,000. The sustainable resources sector also has these waste professionals, including Norris Wem, working in it. CIWM also come up with the standards, guiding rules, and regulations for agencies under the above sector, and grades them according to their experience, qualifications, and education, as part of its constitution as a professional body. Also, we have membership as a SafeContractor, which is a third party accreditation organization under the health and safety sector, and which is fast growing. SafeContractor is a UK based third party accreditation body with over 17,000 member 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. Norris Wem is also proudly 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. They provide guidance and advice on topics and matters that have to do with the wood recycling sector. Members get to reap the benefits of the atmosphere that the association creates, which includes diverse opportunities and the promotion of wood recycling that it offers.

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Recycling Targets

For some time now, the government and the Environmental Agency have set certain recycling targets. We at Wem work towards the following government set targets: The aim of the Environmental Agency is to see to the protection and improvement of the environment in Wales and England. There are several government organisations and local authorities they work with to ensure that their targets are met, and that other environmental services they have to offer get to the areas where they are needed. The quality of water, air, and land is continuously improved by the Environmental Agency. The agency strives to control environmental pollution and promote the conservation of animals, land, and natural resources. It doesn’t end there! The agency also puts effort in ensuring that people are up to date in environmental matters, raises waste removal standards and promotes the recycling of household products to significantly reduce the quantity of waste, among other objectives. 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 order has been issued concerning Government Targets. The directive sets out all the targets to be reached, which will see a decrease of the quantity of waste taken to different landfill spots in the United Kingdom. Taking effect from the most recent year, the targets include: The waste taken to landfill spots in the UK should be 35% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2015. 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. Also, some targets were introduced for waste recovery, and to help make the landfill directive achievable by the Waste Strategy 2000: 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. Contained in the Waste Strategy 2000 are the natural recycling targets published by the government. Below are the targets: By the year 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or it should be composted. The target projects that, as of 2010, 30% of household waste should either be recycled or composted. By 2005, 25% of household waste should be composted or recycled, while that of each local authority was 30% as in the same year. 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. Here is a list of recyclable materials: computers, printer cartridges, glass, oil, electrical and electronics, furniture, batteries, paper, vehicles, clinical waste, metal, and a variety of others. If you want to keep yourself abreast of new additions to the targets, especially in recent years, contact us at Norris Wem office at Wem.

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Competitive Service

Do you need a cheap skip hire service? We offer waste management solutions, rubbish removal services, commercial/domestic clearance, and so on, with different sizes of skips all at a very low price. Have you gone ahead and made a budget for the service you need? Norris Wem’s team of experts will ensure you receive the optimum services, by advising you on the best solution to go for. It doesn’t matter where you are in Wem, we have you covered. For what reason are you looking to hire a skip? Do you want to hire one for a construction project or for a home clearance? You can work within your budget, as we have the right skip sizes to suit your needs at awesome prices. Planning one’s life and finances year after year is something most people, especially those in the UK, love to do and we realize this. 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. In as much as we provide skips for hire at great prices you can afford, we maintain our professionalism and effective customer service, so that you can always rely on us whenever you need your waste cleared. You don’t need to pay a penny above your budget when you know we can provide you with the ideal skip, amongst other services, at really affordable prices. Quickly get an online quote today for all your skip hire needs, by placing a call to us or sending us a message.

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All Skip Sizes

Are you in the market for a particular size of skip for your home clearance or construction project? Norris Wem has all the skip sizes, for any quantity of waste, you could possibly need. Your location in Wem isn’t a problem, as we will deliver to you on the same day. Are you looking to have a large quantity of waste disposed of from your building sites or need them recycled? Need to dispose of any domestic waste? Hire any of our skips, which range between 2 yards to 12 yards. Here is our skip size list: 2 Yard Skip – Our smallest, and cheapest, size for skips is this size. Smaller quantities of waste are usually used with this size. 4 Yard Skip – We recommend this size for those wanting to rid their homes of electronics, appliances, home furniture, bathroom and kitchen refits, and so on. 6 Yard Skip – Perfect for those doing house extension projects or renovations on their 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 – It is a small industrial skip. It can hold over 62 full barrow loads of paving stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

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24-Hour Service

Searching for a reliable and quick response rubbish collection service, that will show up the same day to your location to rid your home, office, or construction site of its piled up waste? Do you need a skip hire service in Wem that will get you the perfect skip you want in just hours? With us, you have nothing to worry about. Our customers are offered same day delivery service anywhere they are in Wem, or around it. We will be there for you at a moment’s notice once you give us a call on 020 8698 8000.

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Fast and Efficient Service

We see waste management issues as being directly related to health matters. Therefore, we do not want any poor time keeping or inefficiency to jeopardize the health of our clients and the general public. We endeavour to keep time, and give you an efficient service no matter where you are in Wem or its surroundings. Our staff are well acquainted with the urgency of maintaining good public health. You are 100% guaranteed to get your skip today once you request it. Getting a skip is just that easy! Don’t worry about your day’s activities being affected by delays, we are going to make sure you get your order the same day. Why not try us out today by calling or sending a message, and see how soon we get back to you.

Do You Need Help?

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

Your Skip Hire for Commercial/Domestic Use

Our professionals will provide you with your choice of skip from our range of skips at very cheap prices, no matter where you are location in Wem. Do you want to give your office a facelift and to change your furniture? Do you need to clear out all the rubble from your garden or transform your landscape? Our experts are here to assist you. No matter how large your property, or the quantity of waste contained in it, our waste management experts can take care of it, and let you get back to your business or regular routine without any hiccups.

Do You Really Need Skip Hire?

Especially for those living or working in Wem,read on for reasons why you would need to hire a skip. Hiring a skip will promote a clean and healthy environment for you. Like they say, “health is wealth”. Not only will you benefit healthwise, you’ll also save money that you would have 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. A truck comes to collect the skips immediately when they are full. Your time will be saved by getting a skip. Save and employ it to more productive endeavours than doing your waste disposal yourself. You should not be loading rubbish into a truck every time and lose focus on business and other daily activities. Spend less time and energy on waste disposal by hiring a reliable, fast, and efficient waste management firm. Having your home removals, office cleaning, and waste management issues done by us is just a call away.

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House Waste Removal

Removal of Home Waste

Tired of having waste piled up in your home? Do you wish you had a professional and reliable waste management team to see to your home removals? Are you no longer using the items that are drowning your attic or garage? Let us help you get rid of unwanted junk, and also collect and recycle your scrap materials. If your home is undergoing a change in interior decoration, we understand that you will need to dispose of old electronics and furniture. We also know that when redesigning your home, you might have a heap of unwanted materials in your yard that you want to get rid of. That’s why we at Norris Wem are dedicated to giving you an environmentally friendly service to ensure that all those items are removed as quickly as possible, and recycled too.

Work Space Clearance

Office Waste Removal

Are you a business and office owner? Chances are you pile up unnecessary junk and unwanted materials in your workspace. You will need a bigger office space once your workload increases. When changing offices, you will need a reliable company to help you dispose of items you no longer need. Here we come in. At Norris Wem, we assist in the disposal and recycling of unwanted office materials. We will send your small gadgets to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) to be recycled. Before you know it, we will be at your office after you call.

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Site Clearance

Are you a manager of a construction company which produces a lot of building waste? Need to recycle and reuse certain products of yours? You will get the ideal clearance service at Norris Wem. 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? We will send our team of professionals to your location immediately when you give us a call.

Waste Collection

Waste Collection

We provide you with both home and business rubbish collection services. 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 Wem. Our tools promote the wellbeing of the environment and abide by all safety and health standards. Do you represent a multinational corporation, own a home, or manage a business? Your house cleaning, office cleaning, and so on can be done by us, especially the ones that threaten public health.

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Waste Management

Go to Norris Wem if you are looking to remove all of waste products that are in liquid, solid, gaseous, or even sludge forms. 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. Get an online quote by just filling in the form here.

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Waste Removal for Builders

You will need a skip to put all the concrete, slabs, building materials, paver stones and other kinds of waste during the renovation of a construction site or your property. At Norris Wem, we not only provide skips to make the process smoother but we also assist in the builders waste removal. We have a team of highly trained experts who understand safety and health standards. They are always ready to give you quality service that will meet your needs and budget. To get a quote irrespective of where in Wem your building project is, give us a call today.

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Recycling

We keep track of everything, from the collection to the disposal and the recycling, here at Norris Wem. Once the waste is received at our facility, it’s weighed. Through manual and mechanical processes, our trained operators separate the materials. The waste is taken via a conveyor belt into a tank where it further undergoes air, hand, and magnetic separation. What follows is the recycling of the waste into reusable products.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

There is waste that is dangerous to your health and the lives of people living or working around you. The environment also suffers from the effects of this waste, which may be gaseous, liquid, or solid. 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 Wem, however, are available to help you deal with toxic waste. Norris Wem can bring you toxic waste removal services at home or at work, anywhere in or around Wem. Our team of experts have received all the training required to properly handle liquid, solid, sludge, or gaseous waste. Our secure waste collection service is to standard and regulatory body compliant.

Do You Need Help?

We ensure all the phases of our disposal processes are monitored from start to finish. We have a record of fast and efficient service and we are 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 Wem

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Finding the most competitive skip prices shouldn’t be taxing for you, Norris Wem has great skips at the best prices in and around Wem. We ensure you save by doing all we can to get the ideal skip size for your use at cheap rates. Small skips are considered by many as the best, in that they are deemed the most cost effective for waste management. 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. We want you to get the ideal skip for your waste disposal needs at Norris Wem.

Which is why we have experts available to give the best advice for cost effective hiring of any skip size at all. It is not a problem if you don’t own space for the skip, we make it easier for you by including skip hire permit costs. This saves you extra cost, time, stress to get a permit from your council office, and the possibility of getting fined if you use public land for your skip. We can be reached on 020 8698 8000 and we will let you know about the best prices for hiring skips.

Get Quote Online

Are you looking to do waste disposal in your house, office, or business premises? Do you want to hire the perfect skip to help with regular waste disposal that workers have to do on your construction site? For the best priced skips you can find anywhere, call Norris Wem today. We can provide you a quote based on your waste management or disposal budget as soon as you want, you only need leave us a message. You don’t need to go through the hassle of looking for waste removal services in and around Wem, you can get a quote online instead. If you send in your request by filling the form in here, one of our experts will give you a response today.

Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds

To understand skip hire pricing in in Wem, getting quotes from 3 or 4 local skip hire services is advisable. At Norris Wem we think that this course of action should be taken. However, we advise that you only request quotes from insured, licensed, and accredited companies. For the purpose of comparing skip prices that are affordable and ordering instantly, it is best to use a provider that can get you the skip you need on the same day. We can do this for you and cut costs at Norris Wem by making affordable skip hire services anywhere you are in and around Wem. 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! Hiring a skip is just one option available to you. If you’d like to hire a team of experts for your house or clearance, we have well trained professionals on the ground ready to tend to your needs. Message us today and get quick feedback tailored to your budget as soon as possible.

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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! Using Norris Wem, you can now get the price of any skip you want to hire – no matter the size or your location. You only need to put your postcode in the bar above, one click on “get price” will get the job done. Getting the best price for the skip you need is not a chore anymore, you only need our sophisticated algorithms to get it done. We won’t ask for your card details, home address, or any personal information. It is our intention that you get a price list that aligns with your budget so you can start making decisions on what to do next. We can be contacted for specified skip hire services as well.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

When hiring a skip, some factors will be important and need to be thought about and considered properly. All these factors are well understood by us at Norris Wem, and we are going 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 Wem. 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. Remembering as well that skip hire permits have a time frame and expiry dates. Limitations and Restrictions – skips usually have weight limits even with their sizes. 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 Wem

At Norris Wem, we are aware of all the challenges that come with hiring the best skips, especially if you have to get a skip hire permit as well. Issues to be considered when hiring a skip in Wem are local council laws, red routes, double yellow lines, narrow paths, congestion zones, small front space, pedestrian only lanes and red routes. With the rising population in Wem, skip hiring will soon be a more challenging feat. However, you can make use of our rubbish removal services, instead of worrying about renting a skip and hustling for a skip hire permit.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

In 1994, another waste licensing system replaced the 1974 Control of Pollution Act for “controlled waste” regulation – deposit, recovery and removal. 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. To acquire the permit, all applicants need to show they are fit to hold it. The Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board (WAMITAB) certificate is often presented by people applying to own new sites, to show they are “technically competent”.

In section 34 of the act, the duty of care for all those who make, bring in, move, treat, store or remove controlled waste is available. According to the Act, “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 methods are regulated by special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005.

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Skip Hire Permits

You need a skip hire permit if you want to hire a skip for a construction project and will have to place it on public land. Skip hire permits are required when you intend to use a piece of land you don’t own to place the skip. It could be land that belongs to a third party, a federal highway, government road, or along the street. However, if you have a piece of land or property to place the skip in, and you are sure that it won’t intrude on council land or someone else’s property, then you won’t have to get a skip permit. If you happen to cross into someone else’s land who isn’t a part of your project, or invade another person’s privacy with the skip, it could be seized or you could be fined. For as low as £20 you can get a skip hire permit – depending on the size of the skip and the council that is issuing the permit to you at the time. There are more expensive skip hire permits; for about £60, £80 and £100. You can contact the council office to find out more about the pricing if you wish. At Norris Wem we feel duty bound to ensuring you hire a skip without stress. 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. When you request an online quote, we include the cost of getting a permit, which will not be necessary if you have land of your own to place the skip in. We provide skip hire services along with permits that last for up to 14 days. We are always available on 020 8698 8000 to provide you with details on skip hire and other waste disposal services we have.

Tested skips with certificate

It is not unusual for you to be nervous about how safe and effective it will be to use a skip if you’re hiring for the first time. Along with making various skip sizes available to you, we also give you skips that have been tested and have certificates to show just that at Norris Wem. 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. Alternatively, you can visit us at our office in Wem and we will make the tested skip of your choice available – with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris Wem, a lot of different waste types are acceptable to be put in our skips. However, we have restrictions on the kind of items that can go in our skips. If it is safe enough, we can take those items from you and get them treated. Items such as medical waste, aerosols, electronic appliances, gas canisters, heavy duty batteries, television sets, and fluorescent light bulbs are not allowed in our skips.

Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy

A number of targets for recycling were set by the Environmental Agency and government. We at Norris Wem acknowledge these targets and here they are: The Environmental Agency is on a mission to make sure the environment in England and Wales is improved and protected. There are several government organisations and local authorities they work with to ensure that their targets are met, and other environmental services they have to offer get to areas where they are needed. The Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. They implement steps that aim to control pollution in the environment, encouraging efforts towards preserving natural resources as well. 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. 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. A landfill directive was released to address Government Targets. It specifies the targets needed to lower the quantity of waste removed to landfill areas in the UK. Inclusions were made for landfills to only take treated waste from 2007. Find the targets below, starting from the most recent year: In 2015, only 35% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2013 should be 50% of what was taken in 1995. The quantity of waste taken to landfill sites in the UK by 2010 should be 75% of what was taken in 1995. In addition to that, the Waste Strategy 2000 introduced the following targets, to recover waste and meet the landfill directive: 67% of the waste must be recovered by 2015, 45% must be recovered by 2010, and 40% must be recovered by 2005.

The government published, in the Waste Strategy 2000, the following natural recycling targets:

33% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2015. No less than 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2010. 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. Recyclable materials include the following and more: metal, building materials, batteries, paper, printer, cartridges, plastic, wood, clinical waste electricals and electronics, computers, and composting

Do You Need Help?

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

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