Our use of cookies We use necessary cookies to make our site work. Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, website analytics and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone. For more information on how these cookies work, please see our privacy policy.

To agree to our use of cookies, click the 'Accept' button.
Accept
 

Environment

We’re responsible for the environmental issues that affect your quality of life.

This includes looking at the suitability of major planning developments like waste disposal sites and mineral extraction, We also oversee the disposal of domestic rubbish at waste disposal sites.

People urged to get composting with discounted bins

People urged to get composting with discounted bins

Description
Householders in Staffordshire are being urged to take up composting with the help of discounted compost bins from the county council.
Date:
27 May 2020
Residents urged to stagger visits to household waste recycling centres to avoid queues

Residents urged to stagger visits to household waste recycling centres to avoid queues

Description
Residents are being urged to stagger their visits to Staffordshire's household waste recycling centres, to prevent long queues when they reopen.
Date:
13 May 2020
Staffordshire Household Waste Recycling Centres to reopen

Staffordshire Household Waste Recycling Centres to reopen

Description
Staffordshire's household waste recycling centres will reopen on Thursday 14 May.
Date:
06 May 2020
Country Park facilities close

Country Park facilities close

Description
Visitor centres, toilets, cafes, children's play areas, barbecue facilities and car parks at Staffordshire's country parks have closed.
Date:
25 March 2020
Residents reminded to recycle their plastic bottles in new campaign

Residents reminded to recycle their plastic bottles in new campaign

Description
With Staffordshire residents throwing out four in 10 plastic bottles annually, Staffordshire County Council is launching 'Plastic Bottles: Recycle One and All', a new campaign to help increase recycling rates and reduce waste.
Date:
05 March 2020

Preparation starts for grazing project

Description
Work to prepare for a cattle-grazing conservation project on part of Cannock Chase will begin soon.
Date:
03 March 2020
River Trent Levels Falling Slowly – But Residents Still Urged To Monitor Flood Advice

River Trent Levels Falling Slowly – But Residents Still Urged To Monitor Flood Advice

Description
Residents in flood risk areas of Burton are being urged to continue to be prepared until River Trent levels fall further.
Date:
18 February 2020
New recycling campaign urges people to make their metals matter

New recycling campaign urges people to make their metals matter

Description
People from across Staffordshire are invited to join a new campaign to recycle more metal products found in their homes.
Date:
27 January 2020
Displaying 1 to 8 of 43
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next

There are no results that match your search criteria


Contact the newsroom

These contact details are for journalists and members of the media only:

Email: pressoffice@staffordshire.gov.uk
Call: 01785 895050

If you are not a journalist or member of the media and have a general enquiry please:

Email: contactus@staffordshire.gov.uk
Call: 0300 111 8000

Find us on Facebook Find us on Twitter Find us on Instagram

Contact the newsroom

These contact details are for journalists and members of the media only:

Email: pressoffice@staffordshire.gov.uk
Call: 01785 895050

If you are not a journalist or member of the media and have a general enquiry please:

Email: contactus@staffordshire.gov.uk
Call: 0300 111 8000