Business Friday 14 December 2018
5 December 2018

Beauparc continues UK expansion with AWM deal

Irish-owned business Beauparc Group has continued its expansion into the UK market, with the acquisition of the Leeds waste management firm Associated Waste Management Ltd, announced today (5 December). AWM is an established waste...


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14 December 2018

Enter the Letsrecycle Live festive photo competition


It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas – so much so that Letsrecycle Live is delighted to announce the launch of its 2018 Christmas Competition! With Christmas cheer in abundance at HQ, we are ...

13 December 2018

Ward hits Immingham metal export milestone


Derbyshire-based recycling business Ward Recycling has exported over 50,000 tonnes of ferrous and non-ferrous metals from its dedicated deep sea dock at Immingham, seven months after it opened. The business which recycles ...

7 December 2018

NLWA renews contract with LondonEnergy


The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has agreed a contract with LondonEnergy which will see the company continue to manage the authority’s waste and operate the redeveloped Edmonton Park energy from waste facility. ...

6 December 2018

DS Smith reports increased revenues


Paper and plastic packaging company DS Smith has reported a 4% increase in UK revenues as part of its half-year results released today (December 06). DS Smith said its UK revenue had jumped to £577 million in the...

27 November 2018

‘Favourable’ market boosts Viridor’s results


“Favourable recycling market dynamics” led to Viridor reporting an 18.3% increase in profit before tax in the half year April to September 2018, compared to the same period last year. The figures came as part of the company’...

22 November 2018

Business leaders attend Waste to Wealth Summit


The first of a group of about 200 ‘leaders’ from business, government, academia and civic society have agreed to commit to reduce waste or turn waste into wealth a summit in London heard today. Taking place ...

20 November 2018

Swindon MP opens ‘plastic-to-oil’ machine factory


The MP for North Swindon has opened a “headquarters and manufacturing facility” for plastics-to-oil company Recycling Technologies. Justin Tomlinson, the Conservative MP and a former marketing executive, expressed delight that...

15 November 2018

News in brief (14/11/2018)


With news on: Norfolk set for new recycling centres; Jones Bros nears completion of Suez landfill cell; Mayglothing extends corrosive waste capabilities; and, Andusia and Mick George strike RDF deal ...

14 November 2018

Agency confirms FPP guide for waste wood


The Environment Agency has approved the first sector-specific guide on Fire Prevention Plans (FPPs) for sites handling waste wood, it has been confirmed. The Wood Recycling Association (WRA), which confirmed the ...

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