Our ‘Love Your Caddy’ food recycling campaign

Some of you might have seen or even participated in our most recent campaign – ‘Love Your Caddy’. This campaign ran from 1 – 20 February 2016, and our aim was to raise awareness of the food recycling service and encouraging local residents in Aberdeen to use their food caddies. In this blog post we…


Keep your bin safe on Bonfire Night!

Hi there, Tanita here! Soon, people all over Aberdeen will be warming their hands on the glow of a bonfire and setting their sparkles alight to dazzle and daze. However, the 5th of November is not an excuse to get rid of unwanted items or waste materials on the bonfire. Burning some items such as…


Bird watch weekend

The Recycling Team will be joining the RSPB this weekend for their annual bird watch event in Aberdeen. Bird populations are a great indicator of the condition of our countryside and you can have many different species visiting your garden all year round. It is so important to give them a helping hand over the…

WW2 Poster - Food

A Christmas Past

The Recycling Team took to the streets on Sunday to join the Lord Provost and community groups from all over the city in a parade down Aberdeen’s busy Union Street to switch on the Christmas lights. With a theme of ‘Christmas Past and Christmas Present’, we stepped back in time to the 1940s, to World War…

Aberdeen Beach

An event and a challenge

We have a couple of wee announcements to make today. Tomorrow, Saturday 22nd March, we will be taking part in Discovery Day at Satrosphere. It’s part of National Science and Engineering Week and we’ve chosen plastics as our theme. Rachael, Christina and Erica will be there running activities. So come along and join us to design your…