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EDM (Early Day Motion) 899: tabled on 05 February 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 3 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates South Lakeland District Council on reaching its target of the 100 per cent recycling collection of plastic and card by investing in smaller recycling vehicles to access the most remote and hard to access properties; welcomes the news that the amount of waste being recycled is on the increase, with almost 60 tonnes more recycling than three years ago collected from the kerbside in South Lakeland in December 2017; and urges the Government to ensure that every household in the UK has access to comprehensive recycling facilities to allow for a sustained increase in recycling nationally.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.