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Unlocking the online potential

Kae Faeff of asks why the waste sector has been slow to embrace sales opportunities online

Special reports

Waste hierarchy: challenges and opportunities

wh.PNGJeff Cooper reports on the complexities of adhering to the waste hierarchy

  • Boosting your bottom line by preventing waste!

    DOWNLOAD THE RECORDING OF THIS WEBINAR BY CLICKING ON THIS LINK.With the Government set to publish a new Waste Prevention Programme in December 2013, this webinar will look at how the private, public and third sector can work effectively to reduce waste and increase re-use, with clear financial and environmental benefits.

  • Lifting the Lid: Get Students Recycling


    The panel discussed some of the issues surrounding student recycling rates. You will get ideas of practical ways to encourage greater participation and waste minimisation amongst the student population.

New Directory Members

ECY Haulmark

ECY Haulmark have been supplying equipment to the demolition, construction, recycling and rehandling industry for over 50 years.


Olleco supplies premium cooking oils to commercial kitchens and provides resource recovery services; collecting used cooking oil and food waste which are then converted into renewable energy.

Trojan Bins

Trojan Bins is a business specialising in the sale of most types of litter and waste containers. A substantial part of our range is unique to us either through ownership of the tooling or exclusivity trading agreements. We have placed considerable emphasis on our range of recycling bins which offer low cost solutions to waste separation in the office, business and educational sectors. We are currently investing further resources in developing two further recycling product ranges. Outside of recycling bins Trojan offers many other product solutions to meet your waste needs including plastic and metal sack holders, pedal bins, waste baskets, external bins and much more. As a wholesaler and stockist we offer same day despatch for next day delivery and welcome your enquiries.