A. Approximately 700,000 tonnes of waste is generated annually, with the average citizen producing 1.5kg of waste daily. (CBCL Waste Characterization Study, 2010)
A. A study undertaken in 2010 revealed the following:
Organic Waste 27%
Textiles / Clothing 8%
Household Hazardous Waste 5%
Old Corrugated Cardboard 4%
Ferrous Metals 2%
Non-Ferrous Metals 1%
Beverage Containers 1%
Construction & Demolition Waste 1%
“Get into Green” is more than a call to action. It is both a precept and a promise.
The promise is that of a greener tomorrow for the benefit of all when we “Get into Green”.