Information for schools

Information for schools
We've prepared some information about your school's waste - how to reduce it, what collection arrangements you can have ... see below to find out more.What are the options for collecting our school's waste?

your school`s waste is classed as Household Waste under Schedule 2 of the Controlled Waste regulations. Select the link below to find out more.

Waste collections from schools

I need some help on raising awareness in school about waste and recycling

Select the link below to find out how.

How to raise awareness in school

Students ask what happens to collected recyclable material - what can I tell them?

Select the link below to find out the destinations of the recyclable material collected from Household Waste Recycling centres

Destinations of HWRC recycled materials

If you have a question about resources or recycling in Cumbria call our helpline on  0300 003 1118
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