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Waste management is at the heart of sustainability in retail, but policy costs take priority  

According to new research from sustainable waste management company, Biffa, almost nine in 10 decision makers in the retail industry believe waste management is key to sustainable business however, sustainability remains their lowest priority as new policies create concerns around ...

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Veolia successfully completes vehicle-to-grid trial

The waste collection fleet operator plans to electrify all of its 1,800 Refuse Collection Vehicles, RCV, in the country by 2040, and has unveiled a world-first vehicle-to-grid (V2G) innovation that will enable waste collection trucks to power UK homes by ...

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CIWM unites global circular economy professionals with CEI acquisition

CIWM (the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management) has acquired the Circular Economy Institute (CEI) in a move that will also see it assume leadership of the Circular Economy Club (CEC) – a global network for those committed to developing the ...

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One man’s trash…

Fairview Facilities Management, Chief Operating Officer Venesa Coodien on how suppliers can help clients realise the value of waste One particular area where there is opportunity to save money and add value, is around recycling and waste management. Our due ...

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New waste management framework launched to support NHS net zero efforts

Corporate services provider, NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS), has launched its inaugural ‘Sustainable Healthcare Recycling & Waste Management’ framework agreement designed to help the NHS achieve its ambition of reaching net zero carbon by 2040. The framework agreement has ...

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Mitie enrols in waste management contract at the University of Leeds

Mitie has been awarded a two-year contract to deliver waste management services for the University of Leeds. This new partnership with Mitie marks the first time that the majority of waste management services across the University will be brought together ...

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Mitie docks in Dover for waste management deal

Dover Harbour Board has appointed Mitie for the delivery of waste management services at the Port of Dover, including the seafront, Cruise Terminals and Dover Cargo Terminal. The three-year contract, which comes with the option to extend for two additional ...

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Axil sets standard with Sustainability and Social Value Charter

In the run-up to Recycling Week (16-22 October), total waste management firm, Axil Integrated Services, has set out its first Sustainability and Social Value Charter, emphasising its commitment to positive environmental impacts. Since its foundation in 2018, Axil says it ...

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‘Waterblade is proud to now have in stock our latest innovative Waterblade, the Ultra, giving exceptional performance at even lower flows’

The Waterblade Ultra offers exceptional washing and rinsing performance at just 1.9L/min. This also means that it is an obvious choice if you are considering cold water only handwashing. The low flow and Waterblade design giving unrivalled cold-water comfort. We ...

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Reconomy publishes disposables insight report ahead of single-use plastic ban

Ahead of the incoming single-use plastics ban, circular economy specialist, Reconomy, has launched a new report ‘Designing out disposables – understanding the single-use hierarchy’ which aims to educate businesses on the latest packaging legislation along with a breakdown of materials ...

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