News from our recycling centres, waste management and ideas to help reduce your waste.
How to reduce your waste when having a clear out with hints and tips from giving things away to making money by selling items.
Purchase any cloth nappies and claim your £30 refund.
Find out how to get the best out of your recycling centre in Essex
Find out how to run your own give and take to help people in your community!
Find out about June's story of gardening and composting.
January saw four significant prosecutions for fly-tipping in Essex, with many more in the pipeline.
With online free item giveaway websites like Freegle and Freecycle, you can get furniture, bikes, unwanted presents and toys collected within hours.
Unused clothing doesn't always need to be thrown away. See how a bit of love and care can give your clothes a new lease of life after you've finished wearing them.
From 31 October 2016, recycling centres in Essex will change how DIY waste is accepted and there will be new rules around vehicles.
We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers to advocate for waste reduction by advising Essex residents about food waste, reuse and home composting.
You just need a little spare time and plenty of enthusiasm!
Compost garden waste with cheap home compost bins, water butts and more.
Give broken electricals a new lease of life or find them a new home.
Fly tipping isn't just ugly, it costs end up with all of us.
Stay safe this summer by carefully disposing of your small camping gas canisters.
Junk mail isn't just a waste of paper, it's really annoying. Here's how to stop it.