Household Rubbish on the Rise

Friday, 24 February 2017 11:39:42 Europe/London

Household rubbish is on the rise, with landfills filing up quickly, now is the time to try and reduce the amount that is heading into your general waste bin at home.  Stats show that in 2007 we only recycled 18% of our waste, that has gone up in recent years but we are still below the EU average.  

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Residents Angry at Changes

Thursday, 23 February 2017 11:42:08 Europe/London

Residents in Burton have been angered by the councils decision to change their food waste disposal, rather than keep their food waste collections as normal, they have been stopped altogether and now food waste is to go in with general waste.  

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Being a Bin Man is Wheelie Not Easy

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 14:54:02 Europe/London

Being a bin man is not the most glamourous of occupations, but they are still under scrutiny about the service they provide, mainly down to budget cuts.  But they can also have trouble carrying out their job due to congested roads or rush hour traffic, a wheelie bin man is not an easy job at all.

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The Month in Wheelie Bin Headlines January

Monday, 30 January 2017 15:00:00 Europe/London

News stories featuring wheelie bins rarely makes news, but in some circumstances the news is interesting especially in other countries such as Australia where they barracaded a crocodile in with resident wheelie bins, this blog page features the stories that have occured this month.

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Are Smaller Wheelie Bins to Blame?

Tuesday, 24 January 2017 09:22:32 Europe/London

It seems like all the stories that we hear about wheelie bins are arson attacks and flytipping, one of the reasons for this that has been raised from fire chiefs in Bolton is the reduction in size of the wheelie bins.  Aimed at trying to make residents recycle more seems to be backfiring.  

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A Wheelie For Every Purpose

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 10:39:24 Europe/London

Here at wheelie bins we supply a vast amount of large businesses, councils, public sectors and even residential homes, we offer varying multiple discount when you buy more than 1, with our best saving when you buy a pallet quantity.  

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Better Safe Than Sorry

Thursday, 1 December 2016 08:41:15 Europe/London

Wheelie bin crimes suffer a seasonal spike when the dark nights approach esepecially if your bins are left out overnight they can become targets for criminals to either steel or use them to act as a step to gain access to windows, take a look at our tips for how to keep your bin safe.

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The Good, the Bad and the Wheelie Ugly

Saturday, 26 November 2016 10:06:01 Europe/London

Crime is rife with wheelie bins especially when the darker nights are upon us, it is not always fires that make the news but some rather odd crimes have also taken place from around the globe.  

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From Heavy Metal to Lightweight Hero

Thursday, 24 November 2016 09:30:02 Europe/London

Where do you think the wheelie bin originated from?  We go back in time to find out how rubbish was disposed of before we had the convenient wheeled bin, whether it be biscuit tins or retro metal dustcans.  

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The UK Landfill Problem

Thursday, 13 October 2016 15:58:00 Europe/London

There is an ever growing problem with landfills in the UK, we take a look at the problems,that landfill causes, one of which being damage to the environment. 

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