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FMJ and Grundon launch major waste survey

The Environment Agency brought in a new charging scheme for regulatory permits and services on 1 April 2018. The new charges which have been introduced so that businesses and organisations cover the full cost of the services they receive rather ...

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Trash talk

A strategic approach to waste can reduce costs, increase recycling and even generate new income. Leading waste suppliers describe how they can help clients manage their waste more efficiently NATHAN GRAY HEAD OF SUSTAINABILITY, HELISTRAT Waste is a resource that can ...

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Vertas acquires MMB Environmental

Vertas Group has acquired a majority stake in million-pound waste management and pest control business MMB Environmental. The purchase of the Warwickshire-based business comes as Vertas Group moves to become a Total Facilities Management (TFM) provider. MMB Environmental will be rebranded ...

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Suffolk Coastal Norse bags waste management deal

Suffolk Coastal Norse has won the contract to deliver waste management services to Ufford Park. The complex consists of a 90-bedroom hotel, golf and spa complex set in 120 acres of parkland near Woodbridge. The contract, which offers the hotel ...

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Why baby nappy disposal means more than just a bin

If you provide baby changing facilities at your business premises, your waste management strategy must take account of nappy disposal. Wherever changing facilities are provided, suitable means for disposing of soiled nappies must also be available by law. But your ...

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Enva Group acquires Blue Sky Plastic Recycling

Enva Group, formerly known as DCC Environmental, a provider of waste management and waste materials solutions in the UK and Ireland, has acquired Blue Sky Plastic Recycling (BSP) for an undisclosed sum. Based in Bourne, Lincolnshire, BSP specialises in recycling ...

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Don’t throw away the chance to clear up waste

In a year that has seen BrewDog launch a protest beer against President Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement; P&G close in on its zero-waste and renewables targets; and 44 of 51 UK towns and cities ...

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BaxterStorey sustainability initiative wins Footprint Waste2Zero award

BaxterStorey has been named the winner of the Best Waste Management Project Award (food) at the inaugural Footprint Waste2Zero Awards for its innovative approach to waste management. ‘Food Waste Costing the Earth’ was an initiative the hospitality provider implemented in ...

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Waste crime is costing the UK £560m each year

Waste crime, which takes many different forms, from builders fly-tipping rubble on country roads to illegal waste sites processing thousands of tonnes of waste and operators deliberately misclassifying waste to evade millions in tax is costing the UK £560 million each year ...

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New appointments at the BCC

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 officially welcomed several new Council member representatives to new roles across both its main board ...

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