General Thursday 30 March 2017
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.

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28 March 2017

Knowaste appeal for nappy recycling plant dismissed


Following a rejected appeal for its nappy recycling facility in Hayes, West London, Knowaste is now set to explore potential site locations to the east of London. The move east comes in the latest stage of the company's trek ...

28 March 2017

Equipment news round-up (28/03/2017)


With news on: Eco Sustainable Solutions’ new GasMix; UKCM’s contract with Cardiff council; Weir Waste’s new pre-sort line; Brewster's in loader investment, and; BreakerLink collaboration.

24 March 2017

The Week in Waste – 24 March 2017


VIDEO: In this weekly news round-up video sponsored by Bollegraaf, we report on the restatement by resource and recycling minister Therese Coffey that the government has no plans for mandatory food waste collections in England.

10 March 2017

The Week in Waste – 10 March 2017


VIDEO: In this weekly news round-up video sponsored by Bollegraaf, we report on the latest guidance for councils on recycling black plastic trays. Also, we report on the launch of a residential waste service by Mick George to ...

6 March 2017

News in Brief (06/03/2017)


With news on: Welsh councils' recycling rates; Amey addresses safety; MPs visit Bio Collectors, and; ReFood joins Manchester Food Board.

1 March 2017

B&M video warns over rough sleeping in bins


By Elizabeth Slow   The dangers of sleeping in bins have been highlighted in a new campaign video by B&M Waste Services. B&M said that many homeless people seek refuge in large waste containers, ...

24 February 2017

Top collection crews sought for 2017 Awards for Excellence


Local authorities and waste firms are being encouraged to champion the hard work of their collection crews by putting them forward for the Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management. The deadline has now been extended...

24 February 2017

Walk for Waste to scale new heights in 2017


A sponsored walk which raised more than £6,000 for third world waste projects in 2016 will return this summer to take on Scafell Pike – England’s highest peak. WasteAid UK’s first ‘Walk for Waste’ saw 25 waste ...

23 February 2017

Charity news round-up (23/02/2017)


The latest charity news stories from the waste and recycling sector, including: Tandridge's Simon Mander to tackle London Marathon; FCC Greatmoor donation; Christmas tree appeal, and; Andigestion donates to pavilion cause.

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