October 6, 2023 8.00 pm

Purple bins in Lincolnshire: Have they worked and are residents happy with them?

Only two districts are now left to implement dry paper and cardboard recycling

Two years on, North Kesteven’s purple-lidded recycling bins are a hit among residents! Introduced in September 2021, these bins, dedicated solely to dry paper and cardboard, have been making waves in the recycling scene.

After a triumphant 12-month trial, they were distributed across the district, marking a significant stride in North Kesteven’s recycling efforts. With initial collection rates soaring to an impressive 98.5% and over 99%, it’s clear the community has embraced this eco-friendly initiative.

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