• Recycled and Plastic Waste Process

    “Please can you tell me where the recycled waste goes which is collected from homes in Devon. Devon County Council is not responsible for the collection of recycled waste from homes in Devon and therefore does not hold the requested … Continue reading

  • Third Party Recycling Banks

    1. “Could you please confirm if you have carried out the compounding of any recycling banks belonging to 3rd parties promoting textile and or shoe recycling? 2. If answer to (1) above is yes, could you confirm if you hold … Continue reading

  • Recycled Waste 2016-2019

    1. “Please provide the percentage of wastage recycled by your council (i.e. recycling rate), broken down by year for 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. Year Recycling Rate (NI192) – DEVON 2015/16 55.1% 2016/17 55.7% 2017/18 54.0% 2018/19 This data has … Continue reading

  • Clothes recycling

    Please can you tell me how many clothes recycling banks the council has in its area?  There are currently 19 textile recycling centres. A full list is available online at Recycling Centres If you have clothes recycling banks, please can … Continue reading

  • Plastic recycling

    1)As far as the Council is aware, was any of the plastic collected in 2018 by the Council’s Recycling Collection Services ultimately exported to be recycled outside the UK? Yes. We should clarify that this  relates only to plastics collected … Continue reading

  • Waste disposal contract

    1. Please provide the following details in the table below of the Authority’s waste disposal contracts by Council/District for all household waste streams e.g. residual, mixed dry recyclables, food and garden waste. Contractor Name Contract Start Contract End Extension Options … Continue reading

  • Recycling and landfill

    1. Please can you provide figures for the year(s) 2016, 2017, 2018 outlining the rates of overall recycling by households in your council area? We can confirm the following: 2015/16 – 55.1% 2016/17 – 55.7% 2017/18 – 54.0% 2. Please … Continue reading

  • Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Cameras

    1.How many fixed Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras (i.e. permanently mounted in static locations) do you have and who is the supplier of these cameras? (Ex – traffic enforcement camera) Of the 18 Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) that are … Continue reading