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Guernsey households continue to increase their recycling rate

May 16th, 2011 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

Household recycling has reached a new high, with more than 47% of domestic waste being recycled in the 12 months to the end of March. The figure compares to the 45.8% recycled in 2010. Household and commercial waste being landfilled at Mont Cuet also fell to a new low, in the first quarter of this […]

Guernsey’s predicted recycling rate for 2010 goes up as 50.1 percent of Guernsey’s household waste entered the recycling stream in the third quarter

November 8th, 2010 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

PUBLIC Services has revised its recycling forecast for 2010 after more than 50% of household waste was recycled in the three months from July to September. The new record level of 50.1% is the first time the quarterly household recycling figure has exceeded the 50% target that was set by the States in 2007. It […]