The “Green” Bin

#CFFC #Pink It’s hidden away the muncher of the grass clippings but easily spotted if you know where to look The Acer and the conifers smile as the backyard waste control engages with the garden ornaments in a game of hide and seek Garden Fairies Giggle as his strawberry coloured hat tells every bird and …

Green Machine

The Green Machines in town by B.F. Kirkham Riding on through a northern street Picking up the plastics and paper so neat four urban cowboys – you’re in for a treat The Green Machines in town Bundling paper you would throw away Boxing the plastics you would let go astray and turning them into stuff …

The recyclers

Salford, 29th April 2020 https://www.instagram.com/p/B_jemnBJOZn/ They’re picking up your plastic your glass, and paper , man they’re taking it to the depot in their big new shiny van They’re re-using all those used things you would normally throw away no time to be sticking them in the ground they’ve found another way The rubbish is …

Refuse

Salford, 22nd January 2020 #fowc #refuse Two definitions for this word fandango’s provided – so I cobbled them together in this feel free to comment. Recycling Refuse! Refusing to recycle your rubbish ? expect a spot of bother for if you don’t follow the bin men’s advice until you do so, the bin will just …

Trash

#fowc #trash The amount of Rubbish heading for An underground site is (believe it or not) Shrinking day by day – thanks to Helpful bin collectors They’ve separated the paper, plastic and glass Recycling them into new materials And Stainless Steel and Aluminium is Separated out before being melted down and Headed back to the …

Wednesday Morning, 6.30

#Octpowrimo #Morning #Sunrise Wednsday morning, 6.30 am : Image by Brian F Kirkham An early morning piece from inky. In twenty four society, there’s no time for beauty sleep There’s parcels to be delivered from point A to B and piles of paper to be rounded up for recycling rolling down the main road – …

Recycling

Salford, 14th August 2019 Someone at the depot, didn’t really Enjoy the manual extraction of Paper , Metal , Plastics and Glass As they passed him by on the conveyor belt Reaction ? swift as bright coloured cousins joined the usual receptacle And Markets created to conjure household rubbish by the Tonne, into something much …