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London’s Rubbish Recycling Rates

Those of you who pay any attention to this blog will know that we talk about recycling a lot – which is why it’s so embarrassing that our home...

How to Get Tough on Recycling – Japanese Style

The village of Kamikatsu in Japan houses is home to just 1,700 people. And since 2003, that cohort has been on a mission – to become the world’s first...

Skip the Skip: Save Time and Money with a Wait and Load

Wait and load can sometimes get sidelined by skip hire. And while skip hire certainly has its role to play – but before you embark on your own skip...

Waste Collection in the Retail Sector

The government’s recent proposals to reform waste collection have been the subject of intense discussion over the last few weeks. As well as creating optimistic recycling targets, they’ve also...

What is the Landfill Tax?

The landfill tax is one of a range of taxes collected by the government that is designed to incentivise the use of more responsible business waste collection services. The...

6 Top Tips for Responsible Waste Management in the Office

Recycling and being environmentally friendly are suddenly very ‘in’ these days. Which makes us at Skip It pretty happy, because we’ve been banging on responsible waste management for years....

What Are Theresa May’s Environment Proposals – And Are They Any Good?

Just a few weeks ago, on the 11th January, the Prime Minister delivered a keynote speech, setting out a bold new vision for a cleaner, more environmentally friendly country....

What does the Chinese Ban on ‘Foreign Garbage’ Mean for Your Waste Clearance Services?

It was summer 2017 when China announced that its long reign as the world’s leading importer of recyclable material was soon to be over. China announced that the import...

Skip It: Your New Year’s Waste Collection Support Team

There’s no time like the New Year to spruce up your house with a little rethink. How does the popular saying go – New Year, new you, new front...
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