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Helistrat wins Bestway Retail deal

Environmental consultancy and contract manager, Helistrat, has won a three-year waste and recycling contract with Bestway Retail. The deal, worth an estimated £700,000 will see Helistrat manage the waste and recycling for over 200 Central Convenience and Bargain Booze stores. ...

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British Cleaning Council announces details of The Resource Management Show

The British Cleaning Council (BCC), which represents over 20 national trade and membership associations linked to the UK’s cleaning, hygiene and waste management sectors has announced details of a new trade show which will run alongside The Cleaning Show at ...

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Plastic surgery

Water system suppliers and workplace caterers have declared war on single-use plastic. We find out what can be done to reduce the presence of disposable plastic in the office Globally, we are waking up to the environmental impact of blindly ...

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Enva acquires GP Green Recycling

Enva, a provider of end-to-end waste management solutions in the UK and Ireland, has acquired GP Green Recycling Limited for an undisclosed sum.  Based in  Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, GP Green Recycling, is one of Scotland’s largest recoverers of organic wastes, recycling organic ...

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Reconomy Group acquires Helistrat

National resource management consultancy, Helistrat has been acquired by outsourced waste management and recycling services provider, Reconomy. Based in Portsmouth, with offices in Glasgow, Helistrat specialises in the delivery of holistic waste management and resource strategies to clients operating across numerous ...

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WCRS welcomes new Government measures to tackle waste crime

The Government’s latest proposals to crackdown further on the Organised Crime Groups (OCGs) who profit from waste crime, which costs the economy over £600 million a year, has been welcomed by Waste management company, WCRS Ltd. The Government’s new Call for ...

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Spectrum tees up for the Women’s British Open

Spectrum Service Solutions has been awarded the cleaning and waste management services contract at the upcoming RICOH Women’s British Open, taking place from 2-5 August, at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club in Lancashire in partnership with IMG. During the ...

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Bourne Leisure appoints Biffa for waste management services

Biffa has secured the total waste management contract for one of the UK’s largest leisure operators, Bourne Leisure, providing services for Haven parks and Warner Leisure Hotels across the UK. The national recycling and waste management provider, will be delivering ...

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B&M Waste stays on at LJMU

B&M Waste Services has extended its sustainable waste management contract with Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU). The partnership, which has been in place since 2015 will now continue for at least another two years. The zero to landfill, carbon neutral ...

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Sodexo bans plastic straws and stirrers

Sodexo in the UK and Ireland has banned the purchase of all plastic straws and stirrers, and committed to phase out single use plastic bags and polystyrene foam items such as cups, lids and food containers by 2020. Sodexo acknowledges ...

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