Aberdeenshire Councils proposed new kerbside waste and recycling collections are under review before they have even been implemented after a funding bombshell from Zero Waste Scotland.
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Local firm Keenan Recycling has expanded its waste recycling operation in to Edinburgh and Glasgow. The company have secured a £2.2m investment from Business Growth Fund an independent company providing growth capital for small and mid-sized businesses. The family run firm opened a base at Linlithgow in August and invested £700,000 in a new fleet […]
Letters and a short questionnaire will be sent to around 2,200 households in Fraserburgh, Macduff, Peterhead, Huntly and Turriff over the next few weeks. Residents will be asked a number of questions including why they recycle and how convenient the new service is and will be able to provide feedback anonymously. The survey results will […]
Aberdeenshire recycling collections are to change at an increased annual cost of around £3 million as the council bids to meet the Scottish Government’s Zero Waste targets and improve the collection service for residents. These new recycling collections will be rolled out to all residents in Aberdeenshire, meaning around 30,000 rural households will have mixed recycling collected […]
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