Disposal warning

By Harriet Ernstsons Thursday 29 May 2014 Updated: 29/05 16:19

FRIDGES and freezers must be disposed of correctly to avoid contributing to global warning.

A warning has been issued from Redditch Borough Council appliances should not be left out as if they are taken by unlicensed collectors the metal may be stripped, causing hazardous material to be released into the environment.

If they are still in good working order, there are a number of charities who will accept and collect them, while any not working can be disposed of for free at a household waste recycling centre.

Visit www.letswasteless.com for details of centres and charities. Residents can also call 01527 881188 to arrange a bulky rubbish collection at £7.50 for a single item.

Share This

Popular »

1 Universal credit is rolled out in the town

2 Points scoring prompts walk-out

3 Millions ploughed into area

4 Anger as councillor sends apologies again

5 Planning rewrite costs thousands

More news »

Councillor quizzed by police

A FORMER UKIP councillor has been interviewed by

Motorcyclist punched in mouth

A MOTORCYCLIST was punched in the mouth by

Illegal bikes seized

INCREASING levels of illegal motorbike riding have seen

Labour and Conservatives call on offensive councillor to resign

CALLS have been made for former UKIP councillor

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
Chance for Longbridge residents to improve area

RESIDENTS in South West Birmingham are being urged to go ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Stratford Observer
Dame Judi Dench and Sir Patrick Stewart become patrons

DAME Judi Dench and Sir Patrick Stewart have joined fellow ...

Evesham Observer
Will Robins be sharing their nest with City?

EVESHAM United could play host to Worcester City home games ...