Considering it was August when in theory it is quiet as the schools are on all breaks the past month has felt quite busy.
For households, recycling paper and card is a simple business. You place it into your council kerbside collection and then the truck comes to take it all away to be transformed into shining new paper and card that can be recycled all over again.
On September 23rd, Recycle Week 2019 will kick off with a huge out of home, PR, and advertising campaign across the nation. We are bringing schools, businesses, councils, and citizens together to show that we can all make a difference. An extensive social media campaign will support the action, with influencers and brands lined up to help spread the message.
In my last piece I mentioned the “consultation lull” and we were waiting to hear the outcome of the DEFRA consultations. They appeared sooner than anticipated, and we now know that there will be further consultations in spring 2020.
Talking about the HSE can always be a contentious issue, especially if you have been subject to enforcement action. Therefore, perceptions will differ greatly depending on who you talk to.