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Check your hanger for Christmas bin collections

9 December 2019

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East Suffolk residents are encouraged to check their bin collection day ahead of the festive season.

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Changes to carton recycling

27 September 2019

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Earlier this year, the Suffolk Waste Partnership - which comprises Suffolk County Council and the district and borough councils - took the difficult decision to remove cartons and Tetra-paks from the list of materials that could be placed in household recycling bins. New industry regulations require cartons to be sorted separately from cardboard and it has been decided this is not a viable option. 

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‘Bin the butt’ and help keep East Suffolk tidy

12 August 2019

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Residents and visitors to Lowestoft are being encouraged to dispose of their cigarette butts correctly to help reduce littering in the town centre.

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Help your community become ‘plastic clever’

4 July 2019

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Following a surge of interest during the recent First Light Festival, further opportunities are now available for East Suffolk residents to become Plastic Action Champions and help local communities reduce their plastic waste.

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Helping others to become ‘plastic clever’

12 June 2019

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Volunteers are being asked to step forward to help their local community take a smart approach to plastic waste by joining a new network of Plastic Action Champions.

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Free compost to help green fingered residents

2 May 2019

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As part of International Compost Awareness Week (Sunday 5 May to Sunday 12 May), the Suffolk Waste Partnership is supporting several initiatives aiming to help residents get composting.

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Man found guilty of littering in Leiston

25 April 2019

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A man has been fined more than £200 after being found guilty of a littering offence.

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Volunteers needed for community clean up

16 April 2019

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Lowestoft residents are being encouraged to help clean up the streets by taking part in a ‘community clean-up’ event taking place later this week.

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Man charged over two incidents of fly-tipping

10 April 2019

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A man has been found guilty of two incidents of illegal fly-tipping in East Suffolk, having been paid to remove waste by unsuspecting residents.

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Volunteers needed to help Suffolk get composting

27 March 2019

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Suffolk Master Composters are inviting green minded enthusiasts to join their ranks and master the art of composting this spring.

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