Tag Archive for 'metal recycling'

Longue Hougue recycling facility extends life of Mont Cuet landfill

October 7th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Longue Hougue Recycling facility off Bulwer Avenue, St Sampson accepts a wide assortment of household items for reuse and recycling. This facility diverts discarded materials from Mont Cuet – the one remaining rapidly filling landfill in Guernsey. The sign at the entrance to the Longue Hougue recycling facility informs the visitor what can be […]

Guernsey Recycling donated metal items to aid Les Bourgs Hospice

June 18th, 2012 by Richard Lord

Guernsey Recycling Ltd. has extended its hours during the time that the Longue Hougue recycling and scavenging yard is being moved and refurbished. During the Longue Hougue recycling facility closure from 11 to 25 June 2012, Guernsey Recycling Ltd. just off Bulwer Avenue, will stay open 7 days per week with Saturday and Sunday opening […]

UNEP report finds that metal recycling rates need to improve to support growth in clean technologies

May 27th, 2011 by United Nations Environment Programme

According to the United Nations Environment Programme, recycling rates of metals are in many cases far lower than their potential. Less than one-third of some 60 metals studied have an end-of-life recycling rate above 50 per cent and 34 elements are below 1 per cent recycling, yet many of them are crucial to clean technologies […]