Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) – A Growing Waste Problem

Waste Electricals and Electronics Equipment (WEEE) – A Growing Waste Problem Hi there! Andrew here with a new blog post looking at electrical and electronic waste. In today’s world, we depend on electrical and electronic items for everything that we do. From keeping us connected to friends and loved ones, to helping us send emails at…

Remember to recycle your food and garden waste this summer!

Aberdeen City Council began a food recycling service for properties with communal waste collections in June 2013. Food recycling bins are now in place at flats, tenements, student accommodation and multi-storey properties. Depending on where you live, the food recycling bin is located either on the street nearby or in the communal courtyard or bin…

People recycling paper in large recycling bins

2016 – a busy year for the Recycling Team!

Hello, Andrew here with my first post on the blog for 2016! I hope that everyone had a great 2015 and had some well-earned rest over the holiday season. This blog has gone from strength to strength in the last year. We have featured posts on a variety of topics relating to recycling and reuse…

DIY Christmas Crafts

I love winter time, especially when it’s white and snowy outside (sorry drivers!). For me the best part of this season is Christmas time and preparing for the festive period. I love the Christmas displays at in shop windows, but I also love to have fun doing something creative. I have made Christmas decorations since…