Refuse, Reduce and Reuse – the best solutions
Feb19

Refuse, Reduce and Reuse – the best solutions

And then recycle! “On 1st January 2018, China’s implementation of a ban on importing waste cast a spotlight on the ineffectual and hugely problematic system of waste disposal globally. Western countries have for too long been exploiting a system of dumping waste in developing countries, mostly in Asia. Now that these countries are rightly saying no more, we are witnessing an increase in incineration and open burning of waste, as...

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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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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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Whats in the boxes this week
Jun13

Whats in the boxes this week

hi all  the boxes will have this week orders can be placed by calling 01700503181 or via our Facebook page before 2pm on Wednesday for collection from the garden or home delivery on Friday

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