Issue details

Changes to the Council's Recycling Programme

To consider proposed changes to the Council’s recycling programme

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: None Specific;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/11/2019

Lead member: Executive Member for Environment and Leisure - Parry Batth

Lead director: Director, Place and Growth - Sarah Hollamby

Department: Place

Contact: Irum Gulzar Email:

Reference Number: WBC1107

Explanation of 'on hold/withdrawn' items: This item was deferred from December Executive in order to allow a full appraisal of all options to increase recycling rates across the Borough. Date tbc

Reason For Consideration: A members decision is required to make changes to the Councils recycling programme. this is due to a change in market practices, contamination and rejected loads. This decision is needed to ensure the Councils reputation in the market remains strong and that any changes will increase the level of recycling.


  • Executive briefing for boxes for paper/card