Monday, 19 January 2004

Waste News - January 2004

The Household Recycling Bill has now become an act of law. This victory ensures that every home in England will have at least 2 doorstep recycling facilities by 2010.

Members of Sheffield FoE were present at the recent campaign against the building of the incinerator. This event made front page news in the Sheffield Star and the Gazette.

Maureen has commented on the Regional Waste Strategy, and as a result, changes have been made to the document.  To publicise our success, a press release was printed in the Sheffield Star.

Another press release was issued on 11 September about Sheffield becoming the rubbish dump of South Yorkshire.