How to scrap your car in three simple steps

How to scrap your car in three simple steps

December 8, 2016

It can be a sad day when your car finally comes to the end of the road (quite literally). For most, the next step is to scrap it, but how do you go about getting the best deal?

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Why you should never throw away your precious metals

Why you should never throw away your precious metals

December 6, 2016

Precious metals don't grow on trees, and yet many of us are carelessly sending precious metals to landfill every year. You may already know about GD Environmental's generous rebate on scrap metals such as copper and steel, but are you aware of all the precious metals hiding away in your electronic goods?

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The top 4 invasive plants and what to do with them

The top 4 invasive plants and what to do with them

December 5, 2016

The UK has a considerable problem with invasive plants. Most of these plants have been brought over to the UK either for their exotic nature and natural beauty by well-meaning traders or simply by accident

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Choosing the right size skip

Choosing the right size skip

December 2, 2016

So you need to hire a skip. What size skip should you order? A common mistake is to underestimate the amount of waste that you are looking for us to take away. This means that you end up with a skip that is far too small to do the job, leaving the skip to become overfilled.

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What's the main cause of your blocked drains?

What's the main cause of your blocked drains?

November 29, 2016

There are lots of things that can cause a blocked drain, depending on where the drain is. Although a blocked drain is a common problem, it's important to get it fixed immediately to prevent more costly and time-consuming problems from occurring...

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Where is the best place to put your skip?

Where is the best place to put your skip?

November 22, 2016

Hiring a skip is a convenient way to clear out rubbish or when having renovation work. You'll need to decide where to place the skip before the skip lorry arrives, here are a few things to consider.

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How plastic is recycled

How plastic is recycled

November 16, 2016

Whilst people will happily sort their cardboard from their tin cans, there's a common misconception that plastic can't be recycled. Many actually think that plastic is simply destined for a landfill site...

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Asbestos in Cardiff

Asbestos in Cardiff

November 11, 2016

Cardiff is serious about its asbestos removal, and it needs to be. The Housing and Neighbourhood Renewal (HANR) section of Cardiff City Council has already dealt with around 12,000 asbestos surveys within the Cardiff area, which speaks volumes about the potential severity of the issue...

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Asbestos Clearance In Cardiff

Asbestos Clearance In Cardiff

November 7, 2016

As with many urban centres in the UK, Cardiff operates a responsible public policy when it comes to asbestos removal.

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Taking care of your cesspit

Taking care of your cesspit

November 4, 2016

Do you want to escape to the country? Then you'll need to be aware of how a cesspit works and how to look after it. Many rural areas are not on mains drainage, so cesspits and septic tanks provide the solution.

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20 Random Recycling Facts

20 Random Recycling Facts

May 19, 2016

Whether you’re an eco-newbie looking to learn more about going green or you want to absorb a few facts to impress your boss, you’ll find some interesting facts on all kinds of recycling in our extensive list below. Did you know…

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The Lifecycle of a Standard Drinks Can

The Lifecycle of a Standard Drinks Can

May 16, 2016

When you pop into your local corner shop and pick up a can of cola or add a four pack of beer into your trolley at the local supermarket, it is unlikely that you’d think about how these aluminium cans were made. But did you know, you could be drinking from a can that has been recycled dozens of times?

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