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ENGIE achieves Carbon Trust Triple Standard

ENGIE UK has achieved the Carbon Trust Triple Standard, certifying its exemplary performance over the last three years in reducing carbon emissions, water use and waste-to-landfill. Carbon Trust Standards are marks of excellence for organisations that follow best practice in ...

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On-the-go recycling for green spaces

This year more than ever, green spaces have been a lifeline to many, but the increased use has resulted to more litter not being recycled. Leafield Environmental have been working closely with local authorities for many years and have recently ...

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Amey announces colourful partnership to support prisoners

Amey has joined forces with social enterprise Paint360 to reduce waste and support wellbeing and rehabilitation of prisoners. The new partnership will see Paint360 installed as the sole provider of paint to Amey’s Clean, Rehabilitative, Enabling and Decent (CRED) programme. This follows a ...

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Veolia bags Bedford waste deal

Veolia has been appointed to manage the waste contracts for Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire Councils. The councils have been taking part in a procurement process with the current contracts to treat residents black bin residual waste coming to an ...

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Interserve JV reduces landfill waste by 97 per cent

Interserve joint venture Landmarc Support Services (Landmarc) has recycled 66 per cent of waste and diverted 97 per cent from landfill in 2019/20 after implementing a range of measures to minimise its environmental impact. Landmarc is the Defence Infrastructure Organisation ...

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Veolia secures major recycling and waste contract with Buckinghamshire Council

Veolia has won a 10-year deal to deliver household waste collections and street cleansing services in the Chiltern, Wycombe and South Bucks areas of Buckinghamshire. The contract is expected to bring significant benefits with new operational, technological and community-based initiatives ...

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Rubbish solutions

Littering and fly-tipping has escalated during lockdown with many FMs reporting that they’re having to deal with illegal disposal of waste around their buildings. Aaron Georgiou, CEO and Founder of Litta offers advice on tackling the problem Fly-tipping has long ...

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UK manufactured bins with antimicrobial protection

Leafield Environmental are pleased to announce that an antimicrobial protection can be added to their internal and external bins to inhibit the growth of microbes by up to 99.9%*. Leafield Environmental joined forces with Biomaster, the recognised leader of antimicrobial ...

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Let’s face it – face coverings CAN go into general waste

From next Monday (15 June), it will be compulsory for anyone using public transport in England to wear a face covering. These are already recommended in some enclosed spaces where social distancing can be difficult and, as more people start ...

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UK’s rotting waste could see coronavirus pandemic replaced by other diseases

Mountains of waste are being fly-tipped in epic proportions across Britain, as warnings are raised that the government risks replacing the coronavirus pandemic with a plague if councils keep recycling and waste tips shut during the lockdown. Security firm, the ...

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