FOI Request - Textile Recycling Policy
1 - Please supply a list of your recycling sites which are currently in operation.
2 - who is your textile contractor?
3 - What is the expiry date of contract between the council and it’s textile recycling partner?
5 - What is the fee charged by the council under the tender contract between itself and it’s textile recycling partner?
6 - which recycling companies bidded for the last tender?
7 - Please supply a list of the final destination of recovered waste material that is collected under the contract?
8 - What is the tonnes of duvets which have been collected under the contract?
9 - where are duvets exported after they have been recovered?
1 - We have 4 manned household waste recycling centres and 4 unmanned sites, plus textile banks at a further 17 council operated recycling points. We do not have control of textile points at any of the major supermarkets or fire stations within Moray.
2 - Nathans Wastesavers
3 - We currently have a service level agreement with Nathans which will be reviewed in the summer.
5 - This is currently £110 per tonne.
6 - Nathans bought over the previous textile company who we had an agreement with. Our previous tender had 2 bidders.
7 - Varies, including Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe.
8 - Duvets are not collected under the agreement.
9 - N/A