Tag Archive for 'food waste collection'

St Helier Parish food waste produces wonderful compost

October 30th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Food waste is collected from St Helier households in certain districts on a voluntary basis. Initially the participating households were provided with biodegradable bags and a caddy for the kitchen, and to put out on the street for collection. Early trials showed that the biodegradable bags got caught in the blades of the shredder so […]

Somerset Waste Partnership leads the way in waste minimisation and high recycling rates

July 25th, 2010 by Richard Lord

The Somerset Waste Partnership‘s Sort It Plus shows how they conduct kerbside recycling collections in this Youtube video.  Although the kerbside collection lorry is too large for Guernsey roads there are elements of this kerbsie recycling service that could be employed in Guernsey.

How food waste recycling could be accomplished in Guernsey

July 25th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Visit the Somerset Waste Partnership for more information about their food waste recycling and kerbside collection service.