British Recycled Plastic blog posts

26 08, 2021

Compact composters – coming soon!

2021-08-26T15:46:18+00:00August 26th, 2021|Categories: Recycled Products|Comments Off on Compact composters – coming soon!

We know that not everyone who wants to compost has oodles of space... ...and that's why we've created our micro-Callis compact composters. Based on the popular Callis, the micro-Callis is a mere 500mm wide (or deep, depending on which way [...]

13 08, 2021

Looking over the horizon at the future of recycling

2021-08-24T11:59:09+00:00August 13th, 2021|Categories: Pollution, Recycled Products, Sustainability|Tags: , |Comments Off on Looking over the horizon at the future of recycling

Turning plastic waste back into oil - is this the future of recycling?  Introducing the infinite recycling system of the future: Pyrolysis. Try not to be put off by the technical name. Pyrolysis is the term used when a material [...]

9 08, 2021

The power of community – Friends of the Beck

2021-08-09T12:55:03+00:00August 9th, 2021|Categories: Community, Lumber, Recycled Products, Sustainability|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The power of community – Friends of the Beck

Have you ever wondered just how much the power of community can achieve? Get yourself to Driffield to see what can be done. Driffield is a small market town in the East Riding of Yorkshire, not far from the popular [...]

30 07, 2021

The importance of a circular economy for plastic

2021-07-30T16:27:17+00:00July 30th, 2021|Categories: Recycled Products, Sustainability|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The importance of a circular economy for plastic

The safe disposal of plastics is a challenge facing nations across the world and new sustainable practises - like a circular economy for plastic - are long overdue. This global issue won't be news to many of our followers, but [...]

27 07, 2021

Wheelchair-accessible picnic table review

2021-07-27T17:07:24+00:00July 27th, 2021|Categories: Recycled Products|Comments Off on Wheelchair-accessible picnic table review

Our guest blogger, Krishna Francis, is back, with more insights from the perspective of a wheelchair-user. He took a spin down to Hebden Bridge Town Hall, to check out the Bradshaw wheelchair-accessible picnic table we recently donated. Here's what he [...]

24 05, 2021

Coloured picnic tables – revisiting The Piece Hall

2021-05-24T12:07:54+00:00May 24th, 2021|Categories: Community, Picnic table, Recycled Products|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Coloured picnic tables – revisiting The Piece Hall

The eagle-eyed amongst you will recall the recent installation of 40 of our coloured picnic tables at The Piece Hall, in Halifax. We popped back to get some pics, both before and after the recent reopening. For those who missed [...]

18 05, 2021

The benefits of raised bed growing

2021-05-18T12:53:37+00:00May 18th, 2021|Categories: Gardening, Planters, Raised Beds, Recycled Products|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The benefits of raised bed growing

Did you know we have a resident gardener/plant whisperer? What she doesn't know about gardening isn't worth knowing, and she's been shouting about the benefits of raised bed growing for years. Here's why... "For decades, growing your own vegetables and [...]

21 04, 2021

Raised bed project – improve growing conditions

2021-04-21T14:39:05+00:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Raised Beds, Recycled Products|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Raised bed project – improve growing conditions

We're not all blessed with the perfect soil for growing and raised beds offer the perfect solution. While all soil types are perfect for growing something, it's not always the right thing! Whether your soil needs all-round improvement with additional nutrients [...]

5 03, 2021

Picnic Tables at the Piece Hall

2021-03-05T15:40:27+00:00March 5th, 2021|Categories: Community, News, Picnic table, Recycled Products|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Picnic Tables at the Piece Hall

A truckload of our Denholme picnic tables recently landed at the Piece Hall, in Halifax. And we mean a truckload! 40 Denholmes, in an array of colours, arrived to great excitement. The Piece Hall is a heritage site in Halifax (just [...]

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