By making a few simple changes to our lifestyles we can all significantly reduce the contents of our household waste bin.
Waste Champions are volunteers who encourage people in their local community to reduce the amount of waste they throw away; this could be via composting, food waste reduction, recycling more, reusing or repairing items or not generating the waste in the first place. Read more
Residents of Redditch have been invited to take part in a trial to see if rewarding them with points for undertaking a number of waste prevention activities encourages them to reduce their waste.
For more information and to sign up go to RewardingRedditch (opens in a new window).
Residents in all other districts can also sign up to receive their own rewards for being greener at Greenredeem (opens in a new window).