What Does Brexit Mean For Recycling?

With the dust around the referendum starting to settle, the country is looking cautiously to the future. While much of the focus on the aftermath of the Brexit vote has been on economics and immigration, one important aspect which will also be greatly effected by leaving the EU is recycling. In this article, we will […]

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Recycling the Hazardous Waste in your Home

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Our homes are filled with items which can cause harm to both ourselves and the environment if we fail to properly dispose of them. It’s easy to forget exactly what items throughout your home contain hazardous materials, and remembering the proper ways to dispose of everything can be a pain. That’s why the team here […]

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The Power of Poo – Cambridge Water Recycling Centre

One of the most impressive conservation and recycling projects in recent memory is the Cambridge Water Recycling Centre. The project aimed to improve efficiency and plan for future sustainability by making various upgrades to its green energy production and water treatment systems. Here at Kart A Way, we’re interested in all aspects of recycling and […]

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5p Bag Charge: Where are we Now?

In October of last year, we covered the introduction of a 5p charge for plastic bags from shops and supermarkets. The aim of the charge was to reduce the use of single use plastic bags, which would hopefully have a positive knock on effect on the environment. We’ve had quite a bit of time to […]

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Tips for Recycling in the Summer

We all look forward to enjoying the summer; that rare occasion where the sun decides to grace the UK with its presence. But something that can really mar the experience is the abundance of litter and rubbish strewn all over beaches, parks and campsites. It’s true that there are plenty of people who won’t give […]

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Easy Ways to Recycle in the Office

Offices can produce large amounts of waste and it probably seems like a lot of work to convert the entire workforce to a proper recycling regime, but there are easy ways to cut down on the amount of waste your office produces without it feeling like an insurmountable hassle. The team here at Kart A […]

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The Effects of Recycling

The many news stories and adverts imploring people to recycle their waste can seem never ending, and maybe even a little tiresome for some people. However, there is a reason that there is such emphasis placed on the importance of recycling, and that is because it can have a hugely positive effect on the environment. […]

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World Recycle Week

The topic of recycling and how we manage our waste is one that is never far from the headlines, as our impact on the environment is under constant scrutiny and the subject of many initiatives. World Recycle Week, as the name suggests, is a week dedicated to raising awareness of recycling and helping to encourage […]

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Recycling Rate in England Going Down

The topic of recycling will always be something of a contentious point all over the world, as environmental concerns continue to feature on news programmes and in news publications on an almost daily basis. Despite numerous initiatives being introduced to help encourage home and business owners to increase their recycling levels, the rate of waste […]

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Recycled Products in Your Home

It is unlikely that you are fully aware of the origins of every item in your house. From furniture to crockery and upholstery, the materials come from all over the world, and in some cases had a previous life as another item. This article will look into what items in your home may have been […]

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