Waste Management Wednesday 20 November 2019
4 November 2019

Why we should all be maximising opportunities for change

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, says it’s time to embrace the positives.

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1 April 2019

Is Brexit making recycling too hot to handle?

 

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, calls for a co-ordinated approach to new ideas.

26 October 2018

New report is a wake-up call for the future

 

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, says a clear mandate is needed to deal with the UK’s waste in a post-Brexit world   Barely a day goes by without the topic of waste and recycling hitting the ...

10 August 2018

Straws don’t kill turtles, people do

 

Economic truths might be hard to hear - but they are the reality of recycling says Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management. According to The Guardian, the latest way to bait a liberal is to post an image on ...

7 March 2018

Why we need to bury the idea of plastics in landfill

 

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, says talk of storing low grade plastics in landfill sites for future extraction is not the answer. It is not often that I read an article that makes my blood boil. Correction, ...

20 February 2018

Putting the squeeze on sauce sachets

 

HP Sauce fan Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, is a fan of squirty sauce bottles but wants to ban single serve sauce sachets. Here he talks about the plastic products he can and can’t live without. I thought it ...

22 December 2017

Finally scientists are recognising the true value of our waste

 

By Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management. Back in mid-December, I really thought Christmas had come early. In fact, I even wondered if it could be a (very) early April Fool's joke. What was it I hear you ask...

30 October 2017

The valuable lessons I’ve taken away from India

 

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, recently returned from IFAT India held in Mumbai. It was Neil’s second trip to the country to look at waste management issues and he says the experience has helped to underline the ...

8 September 2017

Not so fantastic plastic

 

Anthony Foxlee-Brown, Marketing & Communications Manager at Grundon Waste Management, says more must be done to combat the growing plague of plastic waste. Plastic is so ubiquitous in our lives these days that it’s hard ...

18 July 2017

Storm clouds gather over air quality

 

Neil Grundon, deputy chairman of Grundon Waste Management, reviews the Government’s recent air quality proposals and says good practice begins at home. After the Government published its new draft clean air ...