Tag Archive for 'EPS'

What can be recycled at Longue Hougue facility and opening hours

August 4th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Longue Hougue recycling facility is reached by a turn-off to the east from Bulwer Avenue. The sign at the entrance to the Longue Hougue recycling facility provides information on opening hours and what can be recycled. Opening Hours

TED presentation by Eben Bayer: Are mushrooms the new plastic?

October 2nd, 2010 by Richard Lord

Common plastics and their recycling symbols

October 1st, 2010 by Richard Lord

The table of common plastics and their symbols is published in the Guidance on Applying the Waste Hierarchy Currently only Plastic No. 1 (PET, PETE) and Plastic No. 2 (HDPE) can be recycled at Guernsey’s Bring Banks.  However a Guernsey recycling business is looking at the feasibility of recycling Plastic No. 5. Marks & Spencers […]

Recycling of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)

December 27th, 2008 by Richard Lord

The States of Guernsey Public Services Department announced on 27 December 2008 that clean, white Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) will be recyclable in Guernsey from the 19 January 2009. Members of the public will be able to bring their EPS to two bring bank sites: the Longue Hougue temporary waste facility site and the Mont Cuet […]