Councillor says it's Isle of Wight council's goal to be the best council in the country for waste management and being known as the most environmentally friendly county in the UK.
Amey say that although the Island does not see the level of incidents some of their other facilities have experienced, their staff do suffer verbal abuse and threats, often from traders who are stopped from illegally disposing of commercial waste in household skips.
Tuesday, 8th January, 2019 11:36am
By Simon Butler with 3 readers' comments
Following some confusion over the matter, the Isle of Wight council clarify what happens to recyclables collected from properties on narrow streets, which have different trucks to wider roads.
Monday, 28th November, 2016 10:44am
By IW Council Press Office with 10 readers' comments
The IW Labour Party accepts there will be teething problems at the beginning of a contract, but says the "shambolic start to this contract goes beyond what could be expected" and does not bode well for the future.
Friday, 13th May, 2016 4:01pm
By Ed Gouge with 75 readers' comments
Amey take over from Island Waste on Sunday, but don't worry, there'll be no changes to the pickups until Spring 2016. Carry on as normal for now.
Wednesday, 28th October, 2015 10:22am
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments
The first stage of the procurement process for the IW Waste Contract has started after 25 potential bidders attended a briefing yesterday.
Thursday, 11th July, 2013 3:15pm
By IW Council Press Office with 9 readers' comments
The current PFI waste contract with Island Waste Services comes to an end in 2015. Cabinet papers released today reveal the long-awaited Outline Business Case for the next PPP waste contract.
Monday, 4th February, 2013 6:00pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
Report from the recent call-in of the Delegated decision to appoint legal, financial and technical advisors at a cost of £500,000 for the waste strategy
Monday, 14th May, 2012 10:07pm
By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments