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Longue Hougue Recycling Facility now offers rigid plastic recycling

September 19th, 2012 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

The States of Guernsey Public Services Department is expanding plastics recycling to include a host of everyday household items. The Longue Hougue Recycling Facility now accepts “rigid plastic”, which includes a huge range of items from washing up bowls and buckets to garden furniture and children’s toys. Unlike the household plastics collected at the bring […]

Longue Hougue recycling facility reopens on 25 June 2012

June 25th, 2012 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

The Longue Hougue recycling and scavenging yard has reopened for business as of 25 June 2012. The summer opening times (from 1 April to 31 October) are Monday to Friday from 7.30am to 4.00pm, and Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays from 8 am to 5 pm. The States of Guernsey Public Services department website lists […]

Longue Hougue scavenging yard to close 11 to 25 June for upgrade

June 6th, 2012 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

The Longue Hougue Recycling Facility will close for two weeks in June 2012 so that the States of Guernsey Public Services Department can improve and upgrade the site. It will close on 11 June and reopen on 25 June 2012. Tina Norman-Ross, Public Services Recycling Officer, said “the site has to move a few hundred metres […]

Beau Sejour presentation on a comprehensive solution to treat Guernsey’s solid and liquid waste

June 13th, 2011 by Events

Dick Bilborough and Christopher Rowlands PhD will present a comprehensive solution to treating Guernsey’s solid and liquid waste at a public presentation, which begins at 7 pm on 21 June at the Beau Sejour Leisure Centre theatre. The promoters believe that this proposal which will be Guernsey-funded and managed meets the progressive environmental aspirations of […]

WRAP’s Recycle Week is from 20 to 26 June 2011

June 6th, 2011 by Events

Recycle Week is an annual event to highlight the many ways we can increase our community’s recycling rate. The States of Guernsey Public Services Department continues to increase the number of items that can be recycled so that our community can breach the 50 percent recycling target set for household waste by the States of […]

Mayside Recycling deconstructs televisions for recycling

April 28th, 2011 by Mayside Recycling

If you wish to dispose of a television please take it to the Longue Hougue domestic waste recycling facility. From here it will be collected and deconstructed at Mayside Recycling to recycle the components. To find out more about the recycling services provided by Mayside Recycling please visit their home page.  

A proposal for organic waste and wastewater treatment on the Longue Hougue land reclamation site

March 7th, 2011 by Dick Bilborough

Constraints on organic, food and wastewater treatment methods that are particular to Guernsey Guernsey relies on the majority of its land area as a rainwater catchment for its water supply. This inhibits the application to soils in the catchment area of any chemical and fluids that pose a threat of leaching and thereby contaminating the […]

A proposal for a combined solid and liquid waste treatment facility at the Longue Hougue land reclamation site in Guernsey

October 18th, 2010 by Dick Bilborough

The proposal calls for constructing a sewage pipeline from the Belle Greve pumping station near the Red Lion to Longue Hougue were liquid waste would be treated to EU standards in Zone 1 before being discharged into the sea. Zone 2 would be set aside for combustible waste such as treated wood to be stored […]

The Domestic Waste Recycling Facility at Longue Hougue

June 1st, 2010 by Richard Lord

The Longue Hougue domestic waste recycling facility is accessed by the road on the right side of Bulwer Avenue when heading north to St. Sampson. The Longue Hougue waste recycling facility is available for domestic recycling only.  No commercial waste is accepted at this facility.  The facility is open from Monday to Friday from 7.30 […]