Category Archives: Waste and Recycling

The great plastic mountain

Adding the ‘waste and recycling’ category last night reminded me of something – a couple of photos I took at the Council’s waste depot on a recent visit: That’s a couple of shots of plastic waiting at the depot to be baled and then sent on to a processor. What I’m wondering is if any […]

The best laid plans of mice and men are both usually ruined by cats

As a lot of my Council work at the moment is dealing with issues relating to waste and recycling, I was naturally going to find this site interesting (discovered via http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/aug/05/korst-garbage-free). It’s the website of an American couple who are attempting to live for a year without throwing anything away to landfill – within reason, […]