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Biffa grows hazardous waste business with acquisition

Sustainable waste management company, Biffa, has acquired Hazrem Environmental Ltd. Based in Tredegar, South Wales, Hazrem Environmental specialises in the collection of hazardous and liquid waste for more than 70 commercial customers, including blue chip organisations, across South Wales and South ...

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CIWM sets out 10 ‘policy asks’ for next UK government

Ahead of the general election, the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) has reviewed Defra’s ‘Resources and Waste Strategy for England’ to determine its ongoing relevance, and to identify any policy gaps where it fails to support the UK’s future ...

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Biffa to takeover Renewi’s UK municipal business

Sustainable waste management company, Biffa, has entered into an agreement to acquire Renewi’s municipal business in the UK. The deal comprises five long-term residual waste treatment contracts serving local government customers in England and Scotland. In 2022, under the contracts, 930,000 ...

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Fresh Start wins waste management deal with Bruntwood

Fresh Start Waste Services has secured the full waste management services contract across the Bruntwood and Bruntwood SciTech property portfolio. This partnership underscores a shared commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility, reflecting the core values of both companies. As part ...

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Solid solution

As waste disposal costs increase, Lee Knott, the Chief Executive of biotechnology business Advetec explains the benefits of turning non-recyclable waste into Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) Faced with the onerous responsibility of Scope 3 emissions reporting and an ever-increasing need ...

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Veolia joins NHS Scotland Recyclates and General Waste Management Framework

Resource management company, Veolia, has been appointed to the NHS Scotland Recyclates and General Waste Management Framework for the next five years. Working with the Common Services Agency (more commonly known as NHS National Services Scotland) this strategic placement will ...

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LEVC and Axil extend partnership

LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) has extended its three-year partnership with environmental total waste management firm, Axil, for another 12 months, cementing its commitment to shaping the future of mobility through eco-friendly practices. In the heart of the UK’s manufacturing landscape ...

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Circulai unveils ‘groundbreaking’ partnership

“The world of waste management is about to change” according to three industry mavericks, who are ready “to disrupt the status quo” with the launch of a new company, Circulai. Max Kanda and Simon Sharp, previously the Managing Directors of ...

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CEO appointment at Enva

Recycling and resource recovery business, Enva, has appointed James Priestley as Chief Executive Officer, effective 8 April 2024. He will succeed Tom Walsh who, after many successful years growing the Enva business, has decided to step down as part of ...

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Record growth for Axil as it celebrates six years in business

This month, Axil is celebrating six years of delivering industry-leading total waste management solutions, accompanied by an outstanding 570 per cent surge in growth, and an impressive £34 million revenue in the last financial year. Founded by Managing Director, Edward ...

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