Recycling: How Much Actually Happens in the UK?

By September 14, 2020Uncategorized

All parts of the UK are familiar with a range of different types of bins at their homes for recycled waste and with easy access to recycling faciities either at the local tip or other places large large supermarlket car parks and even in schools. So we all probably feel we are doing our bit in terms of recycling but just what percentage of our waste is recycled in the UK?

According to 2013/2014 figures it varies across the different local authorities from 17% in the London Borough of Newham to 65% in South Oxfordshire District Council

recycling statistics
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