Tag Archive for 'Guernsey bring banks'

Plastic bottle tops can be recycled now but don’t leave them screwed tight on the bottle

January 21st, 2011 by Richard Lord

You may notice next time you go to a Guernsey bring bank that there is a notice below the openings to the bring banks for plastic. The notice says “No bottle tops – Remove and dispose of before recycling.” With the advent of bring bank recycling for plastic number 5 (PP) and plastic number 6 […]

Guernsey recycling of plastics 5 and 6 off to a flying start

January 21st, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey recycling of plastic 5 (PP) and 6 (PS) became possible today thanks to a Public Services Department and Mayside Recycling initiative. A quick visit to the Salerie Corner bring banks this morning showed there was a pent-up demand for recycling plastics number 5 (PP) and plastic number 6 (PS). Within minutes Mike Weysom […]

In Guernsey you are never far from a recycling facility

December 3rd, 2010 by Richard Lord

The States of Guernsey Public Services Department has established 37 bring bank sites around the island.  Eight of these sites are considered super sites as they can receive nearly all the material that can be recycled currently in Guernsey. In 2010 the Public Services Department placed recycling bins at some seaside kiosks. There are many […]