Get Recycling Savvy with the 12 Days of Christmas Recycling‏

6th Day-01Inspried by the classic Christmas Carol, Broxtowe Borough Council has officially launched its ‘12 Days Of Christmas Recycling’ to help local people be green this festive season.

From turkey curries to Christmas trees, each day in the run up to the big day, the Council will be posting its top recycling tips on its social media pages at, on twitter @broxtowebc and at

7th Day-01Over the Christmas period, at least 30% more waste is produced than at any other time of the year and at this busy time the importance of Recycling tends to become forgotten. The 12 days of Christmas Recycling will act as a reminder to residents offering top tips and ideas on how they can recycle all that extra waste generated over the festive period.

Residents are also reminded to check their Christmas collection calendars to ensure they don’t miss their Christmas Waste and Recycling collections. The calendar was delivered as part of the Council’s newsletter, Broxtowe Matters, in October and is also available online at

For more information, please contact Broxtowe Borough Council on 0115 917 7777, email or visit

Source: Broxtowe Borough Council Press Release.

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