The cost of putting waste into landfill has been steadily increasing since 2001, the landfill tax for waste is set to rise by £ 8 a tonne each year for the next three year and by 2010/11 landfill tax will be at £ 48 a tonne!
landfill .v. recycling
Initially, there will be costs involved to set-up/ update you recycling facilities. However, with landfill costs increasing steadily each year, you could recoup these costs in the long term by reducing and recycling your waste.
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