Tag Archive for 'waste prevention'

Recycling Guernsey household waste saves parishioners’ money and is good for Mont Cuet

February 12th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The States of Guernsey Public Service Department is bringing to the States of Deliberation a solid waste strategy for debate in late February 2012, which calls for a recycling target of 70% by 2025. Guernsey household waste accounts for about one third of the residual waste going to the Mont Cuet landfill. The other two-thirds […]

News from Ecomodo – the launch of the London reuse network

September 25th, 2010 by Meriel

Ecomodo reports in their blog the launch of the London reuse network.  Ecomodo writes “currently there are too many quality items going to landfill (furniture, toys, appliances, wood, textile, electrical equipment, bicycles – you get the picture) so the idea of the LRN is to create an integrated reuse service for London delivered through a […]

G-CAN’s stance on PSD’s solid waste public consultation

September 10th, 2010 by Rosie

Guernsey Climate Action Network (G-CAN) are one of the stakeholder groups participating in the Public Service Department‘s Waste Consultation which began on 8 and 9 September 2010. Yvonne Burford who is one of the G-CAN representatives in this process said ‘Whilst G-CAN has reservations about the length of the process, we will be participating fully […]