By Adam Vaughan

Household recycling rates have flatlined at just above 44% for the second year running

Households appear to have given up trying to recycle more of their rubbish, official statistics suggest, which show that recycling rates in England have stalled.

Recycling rates flatlined in England last year, rising just 0.1 percentage point on the year before, to 44.2%.

Via: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/nov/18/recycling-rates-in-england-have-stalled