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Richmond Council selects Serco for waste management deal

Richmond Council has awarded a 10-year waste and recycling collection contract to Serco. Under the new contract, Richmond’s non-recyclable waste will continue to be delivered to energy-from-waste incinerators, which generates electricity for the National Grid. Richmond’s food waste will also ...

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Enva announces SAR Recycling acquisition

Enva, a provider of recycling and specialist resource recovery solutions in the UK and Ireland, has acquired SAR Recycling Ltd. Based in the town of Immingham in North East Lincolnshire, SAR Recycling is a long-established provider of battery collection and ...

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Reconomy continues on acquisition trail

Outsourced waste management and recycling services provider, Reconomy, has acquired Gosport-based waste management company, Nationwide Services Group (NSG) as well as a boutique packaging compliance consultancy. NSG, founded in 1992, has built key relationships in the construction, fit-out, retail and ...

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Leicester Tigers aims to reduce plastic use after signing new deal with STACK-CUP

Leicester Tigers has taken a big step in reducing its plastic use after agreeing a brand new partnership with STACK-CUP – the eco-friendly reusable and recyclable cup brand. Between 16,000 and 18,000 pints are sold at Welford Road Stadium at ...

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Optimise recycling and waste

Recycling is often perceived to be confusing, time consuming, and costly, so Method have redesigned the way modern organisations deal with recycling and waste. Saving you and your organisation time, money and recyclables. Method’s beautiful 60L bins are placed together ...

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Reduce and reuse: New home for abandoned luggage

UKWSL, OCS Group UK Limited and Birmingham Airport are working in partnership to “Reduce” and “Reuse” waste materials. As part of their on-going commitment they have recently entered into a partnership with Newlife, a charity for disabled children. The partnership ...

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Sodexo recognised for efforts to eliminate single-use plastic waste

Sodexo has received the award for the best waste prevention project (non-food) at the annual waste2zero Awards for the actions it has taken to eliminate single-use plastics from its operations in the UK and Ireland. Sodexo’s actions and achievements in ...

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Landmark launch to impact cleaning sector

Cleaning operators are asked to support a new era in how products are packaged to give immediate visibility of virgin plastic content in what they are buying. In a landmark move, ‘Generation Z’ children, their parents and business united on ...

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ISS exceeds Zero Waste Challenge targets for 2019

To mark Recycle Week, ISS has announced the outcome of its third annual Zero Waste Challenge (ZWC), which has seen the facilities services provider smash its goal of 80,000 items. Held on 5th June 2019 to highlight World Environment Day, ...

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Elior UK teams up with Water Unite 

Elior UK and global water charity Water Unite have teamed up to launch a new campaign that sustainably meets the ongoing demand for bottled water. The initiative forms part a new emerging ‘plastics economy’ designed to ensure that plastics never ...

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