Month: September 2021

Popular Recycle More is recycling (a lot) more …


Friday 24 September 2021 – Somerset’s new Recycle More service has already delivered thousands of extra tonnes of recycling and proved extremely popular among residents using it, councillors heard today.  Launched in Mendip in October last year and South Somerset at the end of June, it is estimated that the expanded weekly collections have produced…

Somerset call to Step It Up against climate change


Friday 17 September 2021 – Families in Somerset are being urged to “Step It Up” against climate change next week. The call for residents to build on their growing recycling success is part of the 18th national annual Recycle Week from Monday 20 September to Sunday 26 September. Recycle Week will celebrate the county’s recycling…

Taunton Deane: Recycle More info and events on the way


Friday 17 September – An introduction to a new era in recycling will soon be landing on doormats across Taunton Deane. ‘Get ready for Recycle More’ leaflets will be delivered from the start of next week (20 Sept). It outlines the expanded Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) recycling service which launches at the start of November….

Taunton Deane: Get ready to Recycle More


Wednesday 8 September, 2021 – Recycling is set to soar in Taunton Deane this November with the arrival of Recycle More. The expanded weekly recycling collections from Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) will be launched to the area’s 56,000 households at the beginning of November. Most people in Somerset are recycling and Recycle More is making…

Garden waste collections to restart


Monday 6 September – Garden waste collections resume later this month, Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) confirmed today. They restart from Monday 13 September – that does not mean every subscriber will have a collection on that date. Subscribers should ensure their garden waste bins are ready on their first scheduled collection day in the fortnight…