Waste News

  1. Pregnant Cat Rescued at Recycling Centre!

    June 22nd, 2017

    Pregnant Cat Rescued at Recycling Centre!

    This week we had a report from a customer whose pregnant cat had jumped into a van when she was having her garden cleared.  The cat was then sighted jumping out at Mildenhall Recycling Centre.  The customer went and spoke to staff and asked them to …

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  2. Grimshaw release video about the Suffolk Energy from Waste plant

    June 19th, 2017

    Grimshaw release video about the Suffolk Energy from Waste plant

    Award winning architects Grimshaw, designers of Suffolk’s energy from waste facility and a host of prestigious projects around the world, have released a short film on how they went about designing the Suffolk facility, with an emphasis on high …

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  3. We made a SPLASH at the Suffolk Show!

    June 6th, 2017

    We made a SPLASH at the Suffolk Show!

    This year's Suffolk show was a great success! Over 2,000 people came to visit us to find out all about waste and recycling in Suffolk and see our creative under the sea/ beach display made out of all things recyclable!  Once again we worked with our …

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  4. Success for Foxhall Recycling Centre at national awards

    May 19th, 2017

    Success for Foxhall  Recycling Centre at national awards

    The success of a Suffolk Household Waste Recycling Centre has been recognised at a national awards ceremony in London. Suffolk County Council’s Foxhall Household Waste Recycling Centre, which is provided by FCC Environment, took home the title of …

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  5. Young Artists' work will help recycle more at Lowestoft Recycling Centre

    May 18th, 2017

    Young Artists' work will help recycle more at Lowestoft Recycling Centre

    Eight creative young people from 5 local Lowestoft schools were recognised today for their art work at a prize presentation ceremony held on 17th May at the Household Waste and Recycling Site (HWRC) on Hadenham Road. The art competition, which …

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  6. Compost Awareness Week 2017

    May 3rd, 2017

    Compost Awareness Week 2017

    National Compost Awareness Week (Sunday 7th to Sunday 14th May) A variety of events and activities are taking place throughout the county to celebrate the magic of composting! It's your chance to find out more about the environmental and financial …

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  7. It's Real Nappy Week! 24- 30 April 2017

    April 21st, 2017

    It's Real Nappy Week! 24- 30 April 2017

    ‘One World, One Change’ In Suffolk we are lucky to have Suffolk Cloth Nappies –a small team of parents who offer free and impartial advice as well as ongoing support to local families wishing to use reusable nappies on their babies. They offer …

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  8. Claydon Give and Take Day Sat 22nd April

    April 18th, 2017

    Claydon Give and Take Day Sat 22nd April

    Time for a Spring Clean? If you've been having a sort out of cupboards, sheds & garages, why not donate items that you no longer need to the Claydon Community Give and Take Day on Saturday 22nd April – or simply come along and take something …

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  9. Waste Less Save More!

    April 13th, 2017

    Waste Less Save More!

    Already consider yourself a brilliant recycler? How about taking the next step and having a go at reducing your waste? We have created a Waste Less, Save More Action Pack, full of tips and tricks to become a top Waste Buster. You could become a Smart …

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  10. Paint recycling returns to Ipswich Crown Decorating Centre

    April 12th, 2017

    Paint recycling returns to Ipswich Crown Decorating Centre

    From the 1st to the 30th April, the Kick Out The Can initiative will allow people to take surplus paint to their local Crown Decorating Centre in Trinity Street, Ipswich, for recycling. The paint collected in-store is re-processed by social …

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