Recycling

 Recycling - According to figures released today - 2017 has been a “satisfactory" year for 90% of recycling companies in France thanks to a "growth of 2%" in terms of volumes collected. However, the recycling of plastics fell by 0.2%. Plastics were less recycled in 2017 with a 0.2% decrease in the number of tonnes collected.  Only 25% of plastics are recycled by the French, compared to 40% by some European states, like Norway or Germany. Meaning France is still far from the goal of President Emmanuel Macron of 100% recycled plastics by 2025.

 

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Riviera Radio Weekend News Sunday 5th April 2020

France's head of state, Emmanuel Macron has reacted, to the deadly attack that occurred on Saturday morning in the city center of Romans-sur-Isère (Dr... Riviera Radio Weekend News Sunday 5th April 2020 Read More

05/04/2020

Riviera Radio Weekend News Saturday 4th April 2020

A 22 year old woman has been taken to hopsital in a ctritical condition after falling from the 5th floor of an apartment block in Nice. The accident o... Riviera Radio Weekend News Saturday 4th April 2020 Read More

04/04/2020

Evening Update Friday 3 April 2020

The mayor of Cannes, David Lisnard, has announced that laser thermometers will be installed at the entrance of certain businesses and public places... Evening Update Friday 3 April 2020 Read More

03/04/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 3rd April 2020

The prefecture of the Alpes-Maritimes has prohibited walks and sporting activities in the port of Nice. Access to beaches, forests, rivers and the ent... Lunchtime News Friday 3rd April 2020 Read More

03/04/2020