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There will be limited access to Friarton Depot this weekend (7th and 8th October) for commercial customers due to the installation of the new Friarton weighbridge.
Recycle Week is the UK's national week for recycling and takes place between Monday 25th September and Sunday 1st October.
Perth & Kinross Council's Waste Services has secured funding from Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd to deliver a Household Food Waste Reduction Campaign in Kinross-shire and Blairgowrie, in collaboration with local community groups.
Householders in Perth and Kinross are being urged to recycle their batteries rather than dispose of them in their green bins.
From Monday 26 June to Friday 30 June, there will be restricted access to the Crook of Devon Recycling Point located in the village hall car park.
Householders using Kinross Recycling Centre can now donate their old or unwanted IT equipment for reuse by the Perth WEEE Centre at Perth College.
From Monday the 15th May, compostable food waste caddy liners will be available to buy from the Council's Pullar House.
Householders across Perth & Kinross are being encouraged to take part in national Pass It On Week
Food To Go in Breadalbane Community Campus Aberfeldy is planning a special promotion offering a free hot drink to customers.
Bin collection calendars are now paperless
Women in Perth and Kinross can now recycle their unloved or unwanted bras to raise vital funds to help fight breast cancer.
Waste Services have teamed up with the Children's Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) in a campaign to get people recycling all of their glass bottles and jars.