Nationwide recycling writing contest inspires Glenelg primary school

30 Jun 2015

Pupils from Glenelg Primary School’s Primary 3 and 4 classes are celebrating completing the REPIC School Adventure Challenge - a creative story writing adventure put forward by Bury-based not-for-profit Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) producer recycling scheme, REPIC.

New Materials in Highland Blue Bins announced during Recycle Week!

23 Jun 2015

It’s National Recycle Week (22nd-28th June) and, tying in with this year’s theme ‘recycling around the home’, The Highland Council is pleased to announce that householders can now recycle more items in their blue recycling bins. Aerosols, cardboard-based food and drink cartons (e.g. TetraPak) and envelopes can be included immediately with more materials to follow later in the year.

Public praised over new arrangements at Dingwall Recycling Centre

15 Jun 2015

The Council’s waste and recycling team are praising householders for their cooperation in implementing new arrangements at Dingwall Recycling Centre which have been introduced to discourage the misuse of the site by commercial waste producers.