Waste Transfer Duty of Care Notes are a way to track
business waste when it transfers from one individual or organisation to
They are an important part of making sure commercial waste disposal is carried out in an environmentally friendly way, and to prevent problems like illegal dumping and fly tipping.
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Summer is officially here and that means we can expect to
see more and more of our skip hire customers filling their skips with garden
After a rather soggy spring, many households will have some
catching up to do when it comes to getting outside spaces into order – so why
is a skip the best solution for garden waste?
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If you want skip hire on the roadside in Leeds, you’ll need
a permit, as regular readers of the Forge Skip Hire blog will know.
This typically costs around £30 and is one way you can get
cheap skip hire in Leeds, simply by placing your skip on private property
instead of by the roadside.
But it’s not the only licence or permit you need in Leeds when undertaking building work, so here’s our rundown of some of the others you might need to get before you begin.
Regular readers of our skip hire blog will notice that we often talk about either domestic skip hire – i.e. skip hire for DIY and home renovations – or commercial skip hire in terms of construction sites, rental property refurbs and so on.
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Skip hire is a great way to get rid of large amounts of mixed waste and items you can’t put in a domestic wheelie bin.
It saves you a trip (or many trips) to the tip, especially if you don’t have a suitable vehicle to transport your rubbish there by yourself.
Continue reading What you can and can’t put in a skip
A skip licence (or skip permit) is needed if you want to place a skip on a footpath, verge or road, and you will usually need to apply for a skip permit in Leeds several days before you take delivery of the skip itself.
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In recent years the rejected recycling rate in Leeds and other UK cities has been on the increase as the companies that process recyclable waste have been becoming more strict about what they will and won’t accept.
Continue reading How can skip hire help tackle the rejected recycling rate in Leeds?
There’s a lot to know about commercial skip hire – the different sizes of skip you can hire, the different shapes, specific benefits like roll-on roll-off skips and secure enclosed skips, and of course the cost of hiring a commercial skip.
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If you’re not sure what you can and can’t recycle in Leeds, you’re not alone. Council-run recycling services can be confusing and as there’s no consistent rules on what goes in which colour bin nationwide, you can’t rely on what other people tell you.
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There might not be much greenery in the garden as yet, but it’s only a matter of time. The days are getting longer and will soon be warmer, and that’s when a lot of life returns to the garden – both plant and animal.
Continue reading Garden planning for January