Month: May 2021

Spring bank holiday: all change for pick-ups, no change for sites


All collections in the week of the Spring Bank Holiday on Monday 31 May are one day later but recycle sites continue as usual, Somerset Waste Partnership has said. With no Bank Holiday Monday collections, the week’s changes, from Monday’s pick-ups on Tuesday through to Friday’s on Saturday 5 June, affect all kerbside services. Recycle…

South Somerset: Recycle More – steer clear of stockpiling


Monday 24 May – South Somerset recyclers are asked to resist the urge to stockpile in the run up to Recycle More. The expanded service launches at the end of June, adding plastic pots, tubs and trays to weekly kerbside recycling collections as well as cartons, small household electricals and batteries. It may be tempting…

South Somerset: Recycle More info on its way


Tuesday 11 May – An introduction to a new era in recycling will soon be landing on doormats across South Somerset. ‘Get ready for Recycle More’ leaflets will be delivered from the start of next week, outlining the expanded Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) recycling service which starts at the end of June. A second leaflet…

South Somerset: Online Recycle More Q&As


Wednesday 5 May 2021 – South Somerset residents can click and collect the answers to all their Recycle More questions in online Q&A sessions over the coming weeks. Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) launches its expanded recycling service across the district at the end of June, making it easier to recycle more and protect the environment….