Waste and recycling news
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Perth & Kinross Council are supporting the Keep Scotland Beautiful Roadside Litter Campaign by signing up to their Week of Action from 12-20 May
Carton recycling bins (e.g. Tetrapak) will be removed from three Perth based sites
Due to adverse weather, or vehicle breakdowns, some collections may be disrupted
All Recycling Centre Permit holders are reminded that they must renew their Permits by the 25th March
Letters have been sent out to all households with brown bins to advise of changes to their collection service
Householders across Perth and Kinross are being urged to donate unwanted household items to Letham Climate Challenge
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.
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.
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.