Each UK household produces around 1 tonne of rubbish every year.
The amount of rubbish we throw away is increasing due to things like lifestyle changes and an increasing population.
To protect our planet for our children, we need to increase the amount of rubbish that is recycled because we cannot continue to landfill or burn it forever.
Here are our tips for recycling at home:
For more information or to request a free green waste caddy, call Trafford council on 03330 035 865 or visit: www.trafford.gov.uk/rightbin.
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