New recycling bins in Powis

The new bins are in!

Hi everyone, Martina here. This week I’m reporting on Aberdeen’s first mixed recycling bins which are now up and running in Powis! It’s more exciting than it sounds, really. Residents in Bedford Road, Powis Circle and Powis Crescent saw their neighbourhood transformed from this: To this..  Residents now have a one-stop shop for all of their…

Tiger worms on compost heap

Dig in!

Hi again, Martina here. Welcome back for the third and final post on cutting waste by home composting. This week, we’ll look at how to know when your compost is ready to be dug into your garden and also how to troubleshoot problems, should any arise. Predicting when your compost will be finished is a…