Leeds City Council - Archive (green bin)

2018
23
March
2018
| 15:43 Europe/London
Leeds City Council is challenging the city to recycle more, with almost a third of the average general waste bin still made up of materials that can be recycled. Items like paper, glass, plastic and metal can all be recycled, but are still appeari...
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2016
20
September
2016
| 16:46 Europe/London
Following Recycle Week, Leeds City Council is reminding residents that they’re never far from a bottle bank and there are plenty of suspects around the home wanted for recycling. Glass bottles and jars can be recycled at 735 bottle banks at 396 lo...
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20
July
2016
| 18:07 Europe/London
Information, engagement, education and enforcement will form the foundations of an updated approach to recycling in Leeds. That’s the recommendations of a report being presented to senior councillors on the executive board when they meet next week...
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29
June
2016
| 17:24 Europe/London
Councillors and council staff have been hitting the streets to help people sort their rubbish before leaving Leeds at the end of term. To help people as they prepare to move out, Councillor Lucinda Yeadon, executive member for environment and sust...
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18
April
2016
| 14:44 Europe/London
Leeds’ new recycling and energy recovery facility has been completed and handed over to the council. With building work completed by contractors and after a thorough testing phase the facility has been officially signed off three months earlier th...
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09
March
2016
| 16:54 Europe/London
Leeds is looking to take recycling efforts up a notch this spring and make Leeds a better place to live by encouraging residents to make the most of green bins and other recycling services. Interactive tools, handy reminders and roadshows will dem...
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2015
07
December
2015
| 17:27 Europe/London
The council is getting ready for the annual changes to its residential bin collections over the Christmas period. Bins will be collected as normal up until and including Christmas Eve. Then, between Friday 25 December and Sunday 10 January bins wi...
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