Councils Thursday 30 March 2017
20 March 2017

Councils hold ‘crime-scene’ fly-tipping events

A range of local authorities across England today (March 20) are holding ‘crime-scene’ fly-tipping events as part of a Keep Britain Tidy campaign.


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29 March 2017

Appointments round-up (29/03/2017)


With news on: UKWSL’s new managing director; Recolight appoints Francesca Cameron; Quercus Corporate Finance announces new partner; Zero Waste Scotland’s first chief operating officer, and; Ubico appoints managing director.

29 March 2017

Milton Keynes rules out move from weekly waste service


Milton Keynes council has dismissed the potential for a reduction in the frequency of residual waste collections in the borough until at least 2023, following a review of waste services. The Buckinghamshire borough carried out a ...

29 March 2017

Cory ‘completes’ restructuring of waste business


Cory Riverside Energy has announced the completion of a £520 million debt refinancing package for its Riverside Energy from Waste (EfW) plant in Belvedere, East London. According to Cory, the refinancing package ‘demonstrates ...

28 March 2017

Re-Gen announces glass recycling deal with High 5


Northern Ireland firm Re-Gen Waste has announced a £10 million contract with glass recycling specialist High 5 Recycling Group. Under the terms of the contract, the Newry-based recycling and waste management company will ...

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MVV secures permission for Dundee ERF


Dundee city council has granted planning permission for the development of an energy recovery facility to be operated by the German-owned waste company MVV Environment Services. The facility which would be located on Forties Road ...

24 March 2017

Dorset threatens removal of carton banks


The Dorset Waste Partnership (DWP) is considering the removal of recycling banks for beverage cartons across the county as a result of contamination issues within the banks. In 2016 DWP removed bring banks for materials including...

24 March 2017

WRAP to work with GMWDA to boost recycling


The resources charity WRAP has announced a partnership with the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA) – Resource Greater Manchester – aimed at driving up recycling across the north western conurbation. Resource ...

23 March 2017

Kier agrees early end to East Sussex contract


Services firm Kier has agreed to an early end to a 10-year waste and recycling collection contract with four East Sussex councils. The decision has been taken due to ‘significant’ change in the recycling market, according to ...

23 March 2017

Bryson launches second phase of charity scheme


Bryson Recycling is encouraging residents in up to 170,000 households across Northern Ireland to maximise recycling as part of a charity initiative. The ‘Recycling Rewards’ scheme now in its second year, is aiming to raise £...

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