Tagged with 'bins'

Kitchen Bins, Size Matters

Bins in the kitchen are essential in the household, but if spaxe is limited it might be hard to determine which size bin you should look at.  For examp[le if you have a 240 litre wheelie bin at home for collection each week, you are producing just over 30 litres of waste per day so you would need a bin that could hold around 40-50 litres of waste.

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Do You Wheelie Know the Building Regulations

With recycling increasing and residents having more and more wheelie bins and recycle boxes, this can be a problem for people who simply do not have the storage space. But do you know the building regulations when it comes to storing these items?

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Birmingham Housing Development Considered for Underground Bins

A new housing development in Birmingham may be getting new underground bins.  The new residents would have bins for general waste, compostable waste, recycling, paper and batteries in their homes and when they were due for emptying they would just dispose in the appropriate waste chute on the pavement. 

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28,000 Homes in Merseyside Have No Wheelie Bin

There are 28,000 homes without wheelie bins across Merseyside, with half of this figure in Bootle. Residents in Bootle are still having to use black bags, an action group has said that it gives the area a bad image and that they are concerned that the rubbish will attract rats. 

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