Five top tips for recycling this Christmas - 10.12.09
With Christmas fast approaching, Sutton Council is urging residents to remember to reduce, reuse and recycle over the festive season.
The amount of waste we all produce increases over the holidays but there are plenty of services available to make sure we enjoy a sustainable, as well as merry Christmas.
Details of revised waste and recycling collection dates over the holiday period are also available on the council website.
Here are five top festive tips from the council's recycling officers:
A huge range of items can also be taken to the neighbourhood recycling centres across the borough or to the Reuse and Recycling Centre in Kimpton Park Way, with full details available on the council website.
Cllr Colin Hall, Executive Member for Environment on Sutton Council, said:
"I hope everyone in Sutton has a relaxing and enjoyable festive season but also think green this Christmas.
"These are simple things we can all do in the home to help reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill.
"Both the council and local charities offer a range of services that will help reduce, reuse or recycle waste."
For more information on waste and recycling services go to www.sutton.gov.uk
Last updated: Monday, 12 April 2010