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Young Recyclers Recognised at Awards Event

Young Recyclers Recognised at Awards Event

26/09/2012

National Citizen Service LogoFollowing on from building a greenhouse out of plastic bottles supplied by H W Martin Waste Ltd, youngsters on the National Citizen Service initiative were at Derby’s historic Roundhouse to collect a range of awards for their many and varied achievements.

More than 120 young people aged 15 and 16 attended the event, hosted by Derby College.¬† Many projects were recognised, including the building of the eco-greenhouse out of 1,500 recycled¬†plastic bottles at Broomfield College’s Little Explorers Nursery.

Attending the event for H W Martin Waste was Ged Pearce, one of the company’s Derbyshire-based managers, who noted, “The night was a great success.”

Young recyclers being recognised at the awards event.

H W Martin Waste Ltd supports or is actively involved in many community-based intiatives across the UK, which seek to highlight the benefits to the environment of recycling and the re-use of resources.

Find out more about the National Citizen Service here.