A BIG thank you to all our wonderful volunteers, Corsham Town Council, Wiltshire Council, Martingate Co-op and everyone who has brought their recycling to the Corsham Recycling Hub over the last year and helped to make it such a success.
Over the past 12 months, the Hub has raised £1,946.98 for charity and 1,724 large bin bags’ worth of waste has been recycled.
Fun facts –
* 1,262 pairs of spectacles have been collected for the Lions’ Recycle for Sight campaign for reuse in developing countries
* 153,480 (approx.) medicine blister packets have been recycled and £306.96 raised for Marie Curie
*2,146 inkjet cartridges have been collected to be refilled and reused
* 10,837 (approx.) pens have been recycled and £108.37 raised for Queensway Chapel Nursery
* £1,531.65 has been raised, via Recycle for Wiltshire Air Ambulance, from recycled confectionery, biscuit, oral care, make-up, bread bag, Pringles, Babybel and Ferrero Rocher packaging!
The Hub is located in the front car park of the Springfield Community Campus.