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Derry/Strabane lowest recycling rate

Published on October 27, 2015 By administrator

Derry City and Strabane District Council has the lowest recycling rate in Northern Ireland. In the first set of figures released by the Department for the Environment, Derry and Strabane council’s recycling rate was 34.7 per cent. The figures related to the period from April to June 2015. Of the 11 new super councils, which [...]

‘Unbelievable’ shopping centre bin bungle sees people throw away their recycling like normal litter

Published on August 5, 2015 By administrator

The receptacles look fine at first glance – but from the other side the problem becomes apparent An unfortunate printing gaffe in a shopping centre has seen hordes of people throw their recycling away with normal litter. The rubbish bins look fine at first glance, with ‘litter’ and ‘recycling’ signs indicating the left and right sections [...]

What Happens When You Do Not Recycle?

Published on February 13, 2015 By administrator

We have already mentioned the benefits of recycling and how it can help our plant, but what happens wen we continue to neglect the planet? Pollution There are different ways the earth can be polluted. The styrofoam you use with your morning coffee pollutes the ground by leaking the harmful chemicals into the soil. Enough [...]