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Yorwaste Blog

Challenging markets


By Tony Sharkey, Yorwaste Director of Future Developments

All recycling markets are very challenging at the moment, especially paper, but also plastics. By way of analogy I would like to tell you a bit about what’s happening with the paper market which may provide a few pointers for the plastic market too. READ MORE

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Build a bottle bird feeder

Sainsbury bottle bird feeder

Guest blog by Suzy Darke, from Sainsbury Bank Money Matters Blog

Attract birds to your garden, and help the environment at the same time, this autumn with a bird feeder that can be made from a plastic bottle. READ MORE

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Recycling a plastic bottle

Recycling plastic bottles

We read with interest a video posted by The Guardian entitled ‘What to do with a plastic bottle instead of throwing it away’. READ MORE

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Recycling ideas for the office

Office recycling

Going green and recycling has come to be accepted as the mantra for good living by most educated and responsible global citizens. A typical office set up offers a load of opportunities for doing our bit for the betterment of the environment.

The office lighting, the office supplies and many more aspects of the office can be modified to make an office environmentally friendly. The go green ideas are very easy to implement. Over a period of time they make a huge contribution towards rescuing the planet earth from the huge crisis of degrading environment it is facing. READ MORE

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