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Waste a minute

Ansa has put together a range of videos that provide more information on what waste goes where in Cheshire East. With lots of great waste saving ideas, you will be able to build on your knowledge of reducing waste and reduce your carbon footprint too!

You can also find some great resources on the Cheshire East Reducing Household waste web page.

The A to Z of waste:

 A to Z of Waste transcript A,B,C (PDF, 86KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript D,E,F (PDF, 89KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript G,H,I (PDF, 80KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript J,K,L (PDF, 82KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript M,N,O (PDF, 90KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript P,Q,R (PDF, 90KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript S,T,U (PDF, 89KB)

 A to Z of Waste transcript V to Z (PDF, 90KB)


Transcript - Don't bin batteries (PDF, 182KB)

Transcript for Episode 10 - batteries (PDF, 61KB)

Composting and wormeries

Transcript - Alison's wormery (PDF, 81KB)

Transcript for composting (PDF, 61KB)

Reducing clothing and textile waste

Did you know that less than 5% of waste goes to landfill in Cheshire East but it is still important to reduce our textile waste and think about our impact upon the planet when making decisions about textiles.  

Transcript for Episode 9 - textiles (PDF, 97KB)

How to avoid contamination

Transcript for Episode 1 - contamination (PDF, 55KB)

Reducing food waste

Transcript for Food waste (PDF, 144KB)

The benefits of e-cards

Transcript for Episode 12 - e-cards (PDF, 96KB)

How to dispose of metals

Transcript for Episode 8 - metals (PDF, 65KB) 

How to reduce plastic waste

Transcript for Episode 4 - bonded and hard plastics (PDF, 88KB)

Transcript for Episode 3 - soft plastics exceptions (PDF, 177KB)

Transcript for Episode 2 - soft plastics (PDF, 179KB)

The benefits of using real nappies

Transcript Episode 13 - real nappies (PDF, 102KB)

Reducing waste

Transcript for five easy ways to reduce your household waste (PDF, 55KB)


Transcript for Ethical Christmas Crafts (PDF, 130KB)

Transcript for Ethical Xmas Decorations (PDF, 33KB)

Transcript for a Trial of Conkers Laundry Detergent (PDF, 81KB)

Transcript for Episode 11 - repurposing and reusing packaging (PDF, 62KB)


Transcript for Common Recycling Mistakes (PDF, 57KB)

Transcript for Reduce Reuse Recycle (PDF, 106KB)

Transcript Episode 6 - paper (PDF, 66KB)

Transcript Episode 7 - cardboard (PDF, 180KB)