Call for volunteers!
Feb21

Call for volunteers!

We are looking for volunteers to support our recycling materials recovery operation.  Recycling volumes have increased by 30% over the last few months.  This is great news for the environment!  Volunteering with our recycling team is a wonderful way to support the goal of Zero Waste Bute. Volunteering at our Recycling Centre could help you learn and develop knowledge and skills useful to gaining paid employment.  Why not pop in for a...

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Ardbeg Recycling
Jan11

Ardbeg Recycling

Dark o’clock and neighbours are setting out their recycling bins and bags around Ardbeg.  With the wild weather, there is evidence of wind blown materials, so nice to see people taking the time to change it from litter back into recycling with a quick pick up and into the nearest bag or bin.  A bit of consideration is what makes our community!  

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Weather Warning!
Dec23

Weather Warning!

  Storm Barbara has arrived but that doesn’t stop our Zero Waste Heroes.  Our crews will be out and about today collecting from kerbsides from Glenburn Road into Guildford Square and all households in between.  They will also be servicing the multi-user bring sites around the island.  Give them a wave as they pass! When presenting your blue bin and green bag, please consider placing your green bag on top of the paper and...

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Christmas Recycling Arrangements
Dec08

Christmas Recycling Arrangements

Christmas is almost upon us! We will be closed Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th December 2016: Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd January 2017.  There are 3 kerbside routes impacted by the holidays. Monday 26th December – Country Run – final collection for 2016 will be 12th December 2016, next collection day Monday 9th January 2017. Tuesday 27th December – Port Bannatyne – final collection for 2016 will be 13th December 2016, next collection day...

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Good Neighbours Support Recycling Trial
Sep07

Good Neighbours Support Recycling Trial

Fyne Futures are launching a new pilot to understand how to improve recycling participation in tenement properties.  81 household in Central Rothesay will be provided with 4 different methods of recycling. Recognising that storage space and flights of stairs can make it difficult for people to get into recycling, the recycling team are working with residents to find solutions.  The 12 week pilot, which begins with first collection of...

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