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Rubbermaid Commercial Products ‘Changing Workplaces’ programme investigates Covid’s impact across Europe

Rubbermaid Commercial Products (RCP) has launched Changing Workplaces: an in-depth research programme to investigate the complex changes the coronavirus pandemic has spurred in workplaces and facilities across Europe. Hand hygiene, cleaning and waste management now hold a permanent place in ...

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Andy Butler joins Reconomy management team

Andy Butler, a prominent figure in the waste and recycling industry has joined the Reconomy Group in a strategic role to help drive toward the company’s ambitious growth targets. Following a successful early career in corporate finance with senior roles ...

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Global Recycling Day: RCP releases Love Recycling manifesto

To mark Global Recycling Day (18 March, 2021) Rubbermaid Commercial Products (RCP) has issued a manifesto extending the scope of its award-winning Love Recycling initiative. The new manifesto details how RCP will continue to support businesses across Europe that want ...

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Three wheeling into a cleaner and greener future

Resource management company, Veolia, is trialling two electric pedal tricycles specially designed for on-street waste collection in partnership with Westminster City Council. These small electric vehicles are powered by batteries that assist the rider with the additional weight of the ...

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Eye-catching EcoArc recycling station

Leafield Environmental, the UK’s award-winning designer and manufacturer of litter and recycling bins have launched a new external recycling bin, the ‘EcoArc’ offering an eye-catching and compact unit to encourage people to recycle ‘on-the-go’. The EcoArc was initially designed for ...

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Biffa to support the City of Edinburgh’s recycling drive

Biffa has been awarded an £8 million three-year contract extension with the City of Edinburgh, to help Scotland’s capital recycle more. Biffa will use its knowledge and expertise in recycling to support the City of Edinburgh achieve its target of ...

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Biffa wins with Winchester City Council

Biffa has commenced an eight-year contract with Winchester City Council, which will see a new waste strategy for the area including lower emission vehicles and free electrical items waste collections. The services from Biffa will cover household waste and recycling, ...

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Reconomy wins with Cloud Student Homes 

Reconomy has been appointed by student accommodation provider, Cloud Student Homes, to manage its waste and recycling services across eight UK locations.   The outsourced resource management and recycling services provider, has introduced additional recycling bins to reduce the amount ...

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Reconomy acquires Waste Source

Outsourced resource management and environmental services provider, Reconomy, has acquired Waste Source Ltd, further strengthening its UK commercial waste division. Based in Bristol, Waste Source is an independent waste broker providing waste collection, recycling and disposal solutions to businesses primarily ...

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Axil wins major deal with LEVC

Axil Integrated Services has won a major partnership with the firm behind London’s famous black taxicabs. The total waste management firm manages commercial waste for some of the country’s biggest brands and has begun a three-year contract to manage the ...

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