Waste News

  1. Recycle Week: This is the year Suffolk Says 'We Do!'

    September 20th, 2018

    Recycle Week: This is the year Suffolk Says 'We Do!'

    Suffolk can shout loud and proud that ‘We Do’ recycle! In the biggest and best Recycle Week ever, Recycle Now is tasking residents to go above and beyond to protect the environment. From Blue Planet II, to major developments towards reducing …

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  2. Pioneering #FoodSavvy campaign launched to tackle food waste in East Anglia

    September 17th, 2018

    Pioneering #FoodSavvy campaign launched to tackle food waste in East Anglia

    Norfolk and Suffolk councils and environmental charity Hubbub join forces in two-year initiative involving cross section of the community With the average East Anglian family wasting £810 of edible food per year, a pioneering campaign has been …

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  3. Making a recycling splash at Latitude!

    July 25th, 2018

    Making a recycling splash at Latitude!

    The Suffolk Recycling stand at Latitude was a roaring success again this year with over 700 visitors, as well as parents, carers and friends. Some people return to see us year after year and there were plenty of new faces too, from Suffolk and …

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  4. Please Empty Me - smarter system for litter bin emptying trailed

    July 24th, 2018

    Please Empty Me - smarter system for litter bin emptying trailed

    The second phase of the Suffolk Waste Partnership campaign to combat roadside litter is underway with the installation of remote devices to monitor bin fill levels. The devices will be able to remotely monitor a variety of things including bin fill …

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  5. Making waves to Reduce Plastic at the Suffolk Show

    June 13th, 2018

    Making waves to Reduce Plastic at the Suffolk Show

    The Recycle for Suffolk stand looked absolutely amazing at this year’s Suffolk show, thanks to the 46 giant pieces of artwork made from by Suffolk school and groups. All to promote the reduction of single use plastics and highlight the problem of …

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  6. Suffolk Waste Partnership trial litter campaign starts

    May 30th, 2018

    Suffolk Waste Partnership trial litter campaign starts

    Fifteen smart litter bins are about to be installed in trial locations across Suffolk in an effort to reduce littering on the county’s trunk roads. The customised bins are designed for roadside use with a lit sign saying ‘litter’, a wider than …

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  7. Making waves at the Suffolk Show!

    May 16th, 2018

    Making waves at the Suffolk Show!

    The Recycle for Suffolk stand will return to the Suffolk Show on the 30th and 31st May at Trinity Park. This year's theme is all about making waves to reduce, reuse and recycle plastic! Don't forget to visit us on stand BLUE 191. Lots of Suffolk …

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  8. Compost Awareness Week 2018

    May 1st, 2018

    Compost Awareness Week 2018

    Free compost, free advice and cheap bins to help green fingered residents. As part of International Compost Awareness Week (Saturday 5 May to Sunday 13 May), Suffolk Waste Partnership is supporting several initiatives aiming to help residents get …

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  9. Your old banger is YOUR responsibility

    April 20th, 2018

    Your old banger is YOUR responsibility

    Suffolk residents are reminded once again that their end-of-life vehicles are their own responsibility! The reminder comes after a woman has acquired a criminal record and been made to pay a total of £1084 after Suffolk Coastal took her to court for …

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  10. Free Beginners Composting Workshops!

    April 13th, 2018

    Free Beginners Composting Workshops!

    Would you like to start composting at home? Then book a free place on a Composting Beginners Workshop! To celebrate Compost Awareness Week, Suffolk Master Composters are hosting 7 free workshops to help get people started with home composting. To …

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