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In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Council has closed all Recycling Centres
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To protect householders and refuse collection staff, it is vitally important to practice good waste hygiene
Due to vehicle breakdowns or adverse weather, some collections and access to Recycling Centres may be disrupted
Just over 2,000 households in Perth City Centre and in rural Kinross will have changes to brown bin collections
From the 29 January householders in the city centre will receive the full dry mixed recycling service
PKC donates unearthed school crisp bag cache to recycling in aid of Scotland's Charity Air Ambulance
Hundreds of empty crisp bags discovered during renovation work at Perth High School are to be recycled to help raise funds for Scotland's Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA).
Householders encouraged to use plastic film recycling points at local supermarkets
Perth & Kinross Council's Waste Services team has teamed up with St John's RC Academy, Perth Grammar School and local shops in Muirton and North Muirton to help reduce the amount of littering in the area.
School pupils in Inchture, Errol, Abernyte and St Madoes are hosting a WEEE Term until Friday 4 October 2019 to help divert waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) from landfill.
On the 14th August there was a fire in the small waste electricals skip which could have been avoided
Householders in Perth and Kinross are being urged to recycle their batteries rather than dispose of them in their green bins.