Waste prevention funding up for grabs in Derbyshire

NEWS: News.
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Businesses and community groups could scoop a share of £800,000 to set up a project aimed at preventing materials going to waste.

Grants of up to £25,000 could be made available through the Waste Prevention Fund for projects which help reduce wastes. Councillor Dean Collins, Derbyshire County Council’s Cabinet Member for Highways, Transport and Infrastructure, said: “Derbyshire is a hive of innovation and we want to focus some of that thinking to look for ways of helping residents and businesses to reduce waste.”

Contact 01629 539776 or 01629 539787, wastemanagement@derbyshire.gov.uk or visit derbyshire.gov.uk/dwpf.