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Join the Essex WasteBusters!

Are you passionate about the environment, have a zest for volunteering and would like to share your knowledge?

Why not sign-up and join the award winning WasteBuster volunteer group and help to reduce waste in your community?

The WasteBuster team are undergoing a recruitment drive for enthusiastic volunteers and have a date in the diary for training - so sign-up now and come along to find out more about what you can do in Essex.

WasteBuster volunteers attend numerous events delivering free talks, demonstrations and workshops.

County Councillor Kevin Bentley, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Economic Growth; Infrastructure; Waste and Recycling said: "As a member of a close knit team, becoming a WasteBuster offers you the opportunity to meet likeminded people while supporting waste minimisation is Essex. Attending training, and through getting involved in events, volunteers can also find out more about food waste, recycling reuse and home-composting."

WasteBuster Susan commented: "The training was very informative and certainly got you thinking about recycling and not being wasteful."

Annual training, continued support and travel expenses will be provided for all recruited WasteBusters and rewards will be offered on completion of 15, 30 and 60 hours of volunteering.  

For more information please email or visit the website