Waste from homes in Barrow, South Lakeland and Eden is being dealt with in a cleaner and greener way than ever before, thanks to a new waste treatment facility which has officially opened in Barrow today.

Cumbria County Council's Chairman Cllr Norman Clarkson...

Eden District Council’s new Bag and Box Recycling scheme is only a month old and local residents are embracing the service, which is being delivered b...
Household garden waste collections in Eden District are to resume today (17 July 2012), after the service was suspended temporarily for two weeks due...
Eden District Council has praised local residents in the area for embracing the authority’s new Bag and Box kerbside recycling scheme, which started o...
  The Chief Executive of Eden District Council has said there will be no collections from 2 to 16 July due to staff illness of the people wh...
Green energy business Farmgen is in talks with major infrastructure funds about securing investment to roll out its anaerobic digestion (AD) plant tec...
South Lakes MP Tim Farron has highlighted the “completely daft and financially stupid” plans to close Cumbrian recycling centres in Parliament. Questioning Environment minister Richard Benyon, Tim...
The start of a revolution in the way Cumbria deals with its household waste will be marked next week with the official opening of the new Northern Resource Park mechanical biological treatment (MBT)...
Westmorland MP Tim Farron has welcomed the release of recycling rates, showing South Lakes to be high up the list. Figures made public by the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA...
Farmgen, the UK’s leading specialist in ‘energy farming’, will officially turn on its first Cumbrian £4 million plant later this week. The Anaerobic Digestion (AD) plant at Dryholme Farm, near...