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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 [...]

Derry: Residents urged to use recycling centres

Published on October 23, 2015 By administrator

Roe Valley residents are being urged to make use of their local recycling facilities . Recent figures show householders brought 15,099 tonnes of unwanted items to their local centres. Causeway Coast and Glens Council say, however, many residents in the Causeway Coast and Glens (CCG) borough are paying for a service they aren’t fully utilising. [...]

Donegal leads the way with recycling

Published on October 20, 2015 By administrator

Courtesy of Donegal Now Figures published by glass recycling company, Rehab Glassco, show that people here in Donegal are recycling more glass than anywhere else in the country. The figures were released to mark Repak Recycling Week which runs from 19th to 25th October, and reveal that 57 glass bottle and jars were recycled per [...]