We all know that recycling is good for the environment, and a lot of money has been invested to encourage us to take it up, but how good is it for our finances?
Waste disposal can be a tricky business, especially for people who have never had to hire a skip before â€“ get a few tips to help you save money on skip hire.
Christmas has come and gone, the decorations are coming down and we're all back in the office, kicking off another busy year of skip hire.
And it will be a busy year â€“ at least, based on everything we got up to last year.
This Christmas is set to be one of the biggest spending events in history - every year new shopping records are set, as children and parents alike out-do each other to buy the best presents, the most luxurious food and the most lavish decorations - and that's before we even get to the Boxing Day sales!
But just how much waste does all our Christmas shopping and food excess create?
As you know, last week was all about being thrifty and green with National Recycling Week. We brought you our 5 top recycling tips, and we hope you had fun implementing them at home and at work.
We've been keeping a beady eye on what you were all up to during National Recycling Week, and we were pleased to see lots of exciting activities, campaigns and resources out there. Here's our pick ofâ€¦