Decision details

Proposal to Mitigate Against Wet Paper

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To advise the Executive on the plan to mitigate against wet recycling paper and card





1)        the sum of £288k for the purchase of the waterproof recycling bags be approved;


2)        the support of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee to the resolution made by the Executive at its meeting on 30 July 2020 be noted and;


3)        the proposed change for the recycling container from open black box to a closable waterproof recycling bag by the end of January 2021 be approved.

Wards Affected: None Specific;

Declarations: None

Dispensations: None

Reference Number: WBC1145

Contact: Peter Baveystock Email: Tel: 0118 974 6338.

Report author: Peter Baveystock

Publication date: 11/09/2020

Date of decision: 11/09/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/09/2020 - Executive

Effective from: 22/09/2020

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