Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority actively promotes its work in local, national and trade media. This part of our site gives you information on our most recent media releases and communications campaigns.
Recycling Centres open over Easter weekendAll of Merseyside’s Household Waste Recycling Centres are open as normal over the Easter weekend – Friday, Saturday, Easter Sunday and Monday. Ends.
Turning the tables – a furniture recycling and re-use initiativeMerseyside residents have been getting creative as part of the ‘Turning the Tables’ project which has been focusing on recycling and reusing furniture waste. Organised and led by Faiths4Change, nine community Hubs across the region have taken part in creative […]
Longer hours for Merseyside Recycling CentresMerseyside residents will have the opportunity to recycle more from Saturday 1st April as the region’s Household Waste Recycling Centres open for an extra three hours every day. The 14 Recycling Centres, which are provided by Merseyside Recycling and Waste […]
Schools eco project is a big hitSchools from across the Granby Toxteth area of Liverpool are helping to spread the recycling message as part of an imaginative initiative by the Granby Toxteth Development Trust. The project, which is supported by a £8000 grant from the Merseyside […]
Charity’s reuse initiative celebrates successA unique charity is celebrating after its new furniture reuse project has gone from strength to strength. The HoneyRose Foundation is the only UK charity that helps grant special wishes to adults (age 40+) from all over the United Kingdom, […]
Deadline nearing for £115,000 waste prevention fundThe deadline is looming for organisations who want a share of £115,000 to help make Merseyside a cleaner and greener place. The funding has been made available for Merseyside and Halton community and voluntary groups, schools, faith groups and not-for-profit […]
Furniture transformation project supporting homeless initiativesA project supporting homeless people in Sefton is using upcycling and furniture restoration training to enable homeless and unemployed people to get back into their own accommodation and gain valuable employment skills. The ‘Upcycle It (Sefton) Project is run by […]
£115,000 waste prevention fund for Merseyside and Halton community groupsA share of £115,000 is up for grabs to help make the region a cleaner and greener place. The funding has been made available for Merseyside and Halton community and voluntary groups, schools, faith groups and not-for-profit organisations, who can […]
Don’t bin it, bring it! Electricals recycling push…Residents across Merseyside and Halton are being asked to ‘bring it’ rather than ‘bin it’ when they’re replacing or throwing out all old electrical appliances this Christmas and New Year. On average, each person in the UK buys three new […]
Use your local Recycling Centre this Christmas and New YearLocal waste officers are asking people to use their Recycling Centre as much as possible this Christmas and New Year. A lot of extra waste tends to be created at this time of the year so Merseyside householders are being […]