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A recent survey by FMJ and Grundon Waste Management revealed that many organisations struggle to convince staff of the need to recycle. How can employees be encouraged to think and act more sustainably? For many of us, a typical day ...

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Fooditude partners with OLIO to combat food waste

This year, contract caterer Fooditude embarked on a mission to tackle the food waste problem in its business. One of the solutions the company has introduced is working with OLIO, a food surplus sharing platform. With OLIO’s help, Fooditude is ...

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Waste industry experts say Government is playing a game of Monopoly

A group of six independent waste management companies have come together for the first time in an attempt to stop the proposal of local waste & recycling monopolies, by providing their combined expertise to ensure that DEFRA has a representative ...

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Q3 wins waste management deal with Ultraframe

Newly launched boutique FM firm, Q3, has won a contract with roofing systems business, Ultraframe UK Ltd, to provide total waste management solutions at its manufacturing facility in Clitheroe, Lancashire. Q3 will act as a solutions and improvement specialist supporting ...

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Compass targets global food waste challenge

According to WRAP, roughly one-third of the food produced globally is either lost or wasted every year, and in the UK alone the foodservice sector throws away one million tonnes of food; 75 per cent of which could have been ...

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B&M Waste pledges support to a plastic-free Greater Manchester

Trafford Park-based Carbon Neural waste management company, B&M Waste Services, has pledged its support towards a plastic-free Greater Manchester. The PlasticFreeGM campaign was launched with the aim to begin the first city-region wide plan to drive down avoidable single-use plastics. ...

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WAMITAB wins major contract with MoJ

WAMITAB (Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board) has been selected by the Ministry of Justice as the exclusive Awarding Organisation for cleaning, facilities management and waste management qualifications across Her Majesty’s Prison Service establishments in England and Wales. WAMITAB ...

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UKWSL gets ready for growth in the corporate sector

UKWSL has appointed Tony McPartland to head up its Corporate Development team, responsible for developing relationships with UKWSL’s blue-chip client base across the retail, FM and property management sectors. McPartland, who has had a career in the waste industry spanning ...

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No time to waste

Using the latest smart technology could radicalise the way the FM industry manages reactive services, Jason Mohr, creator of a slick on-demand waste collection model tells Sara Bean One of the biggest headaches in FM is managing any kind of ...

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phs healthcare boosts care home portfolio

After providing emergency support to remove and treat waste over the Christmas period, phs healthcare has been awarded the contract to service Barchester Healthcare, which has over 200 care homes, supporting 11,000 residents. Its services include the collection and disposal ...

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