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23 April 2021

Awards for Excellence deadline extended

The entry deadline for the Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management has been extended to 7 May. 

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16 April 2021

Vehicle news round-up (16/04/2021)


With news on: Dunmow invests in 15 Hyva skip loaders; Biffa fits c-trace weighing system to RCVs; Suez crews give top rating to e-one; and, Mercedes-Benz creates department for Econic trucks.

9 April 2021

News in brief (09/04/21)


With news on: Grundon announces partnership with cricket club; Eunomia to develop waste policy recommendations for St Lucia; ULCS to collect waste for businesses across Gloucester and Cheltenham; and, Enva director awarded CIWM fellowship

22 March 2021

WRAP reveals details of Recycle Week 2021  


Resources charity WRAP has announced that its 19th annual Recycle Week will take place between 20-26 September, and has named the first corporate donors of this year’s event. While the theme hasn’t yet been unveiled, WRAP ...

18 March 2021

News in brief (18/03/21)


With news on: Biffa partners with Yorkshire Water for grit project;  IPL to manufacture 100% recyclable food waste caddies; Innovate Recycle receives grant for carpet recycling plant; and, NE Lincs to trial food waste collections

18 March 2021

Global Recycling Day marked around the country


Global Recycling Day is being marked across the country today (18 March), with dozens of companies and organisations launching schemes. Now in its fourth year, the initiative is spearheaded by the Global Recycling Foundation (GRF...

17 March 2021

Entries open for Awards for Excellence 2021  


Entries for the 19th annual Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management are now open, and a new category has been announced. The Awards, hosted by, will return on Thursday 1st July 2021 at the...

5 March 2021

News in brief (05/03/21)


With news on: Alupro launches Recycle Aluminium website; J&B Recycling acquires five vehicles; Turmec announces partnership with environmental group for Australia; and, Viridor and Clyde Valley Waste partnership divert 178,000 tonnes from ...

2 March 2021

Surveys launched to assess waste sector regulation  


Two surveys have been launched to assess regulation in the waste industry, and how it can be improved. The Environment Agency launched a survey yesterday (1 March), which will run until the 22 March, to assess how regulation can ...

2 March 2021

Suez rejects Veolia’s £9.6bn takeover offer


Suez’s board of directors has rejected an offer of €18 per share for 70.1% of the company from fellow French waste management business Veolia. A takeover battle has been waged between the waste sector giants since Veolia ...