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Fly-tipping: how one London borough is tackling a growing problem

Fly-tipping is becoming an increasingly concerning issue in the UK. In 2013/14, local authorities dealt with a shocking 852,000 incidents of fly-tipping, an increase of 20% since the previous year.

Household appliances are the biggest contributor to over 40m tonnes of worldwide WEEE


A study has revealed that the majority of dumped or discarded WEEE (waste electric and electronic equipment) is made up of large household appliances and white goods.


Research shows the British public prefer charity shops to online marketplaces

A recent study carried out by Research Consultancy nfpSynergy reveals that Brits prefer to buy items from a charity shop rather than an online marketplace such as eBay or Gumtree. (more…)