litter bins aim to boost recycling rates in Burnham-On-Sea
combined litter and recycling bins are being installed in Burnham-On-Sea
and Highbridge to encourage recycling.
District Council is introducing the new-look bins, which have
separate compartments for general waste, paper, cans and plastics.
are located at Apex Park in Highbridge, plus Crosses Penn and
The Esplanade in Burnham.
bins are easy-to-use, conveniently located recycling facilities,
in popular public locations to help Sedgemoor achieve a higher
recycling rate," council spokeswoman Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"The bins provide residents and visitors with the opportunity
to separate different types of waste/litter materials for recycling,
something which is easy to do, and will increase the high level
of recycling already being achieved by residents at home, as part
of their weekly kerb-side recycling service."