The most important way to reduce rubbish is to create less in the first place.
Reducing the amount of waste you produce can also save you time and money.
- Avoid excess packaging when choosing products.
- Buy durable products instead of cheap disposables.
- Donate unwanted clothing, books, toys and household items.
- Stop junk mail and faxes through the Mailing Preference Service.
Visit www.mpsonline.org.uk or telephone the MPS Registration Line 0845 703 4599.
Reduce Junk Mail
Mailing Preference Service (MPS)
The MPS is a free service that removes your details from lists used by the direct mail industry. Register at www.mpsonline.org.uk or by calling 0845 703 4599. Please note the process takes up to four months to be effective.
Telephone Preference Service (TPS)
You can register your wish not to receive unsolicited sales and marketing calls. Register online at www.tpsonline.org.uk or by calling on 0845 070 0707 or by writing to TPS,DMA House,70 Margaret Street, London W1W 8SS.
Fax Preference Service
Register your wish not to receive unsolicited sales and marketing faxes at www.fpsonline.org.uk or by calling 0845 070 0702.