Waste Management Friday 19 April 2019
18 April 2019

Three shortlisted for West of England residual contracts

EXCLUSIVE: The West of England Partnership has shortlisted three companies for parts of a £21.2 million per annum residual waste treatment contract. Viridor, Suez and ETM Recycling Limited are all set to secure parts of the 10-...

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10 April 2019

No deal Brexit concern puts squeeze on waste haulage

 

Exporters of waste goods, including RDF and recovered paper and plastics for processing on the Continent as well as for onward shipment, are waiting to see if there will be disruption in moving material out of UK ports in the days ahead.

10 April 2019

MP suggests peerage for UKWIN campaigner

 

MPs debated the future need for energy from waste plants in England in Parliament yesterday, with one member calling for anti-incineration campaigner Shlomo Dowen to be recommended for a peerage. The debate yesterday was secured ...

10 April 2019

Planning Inspector dismisses Notts waste site appeal

 

The Planning Inspector has dismissed an appeal against an order to clear a site at Newark in Nottinghamshire, believed to hold over 2,000 tonnes of waste. Nottinghamshire county council issued an enforcement notice against Newark ...

9 April 2019

Man dies following collision with van at Hampshire HWRC

 

An 84-year-old man died on his way to hospital after being involved in a collision with a van at a Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) operated by Veolia in Hampshire on Sunday (April 7). Hampshire Constabulary confirmed ...

9 April 2019

News in brief (09/04/2019)

 

With news on: Morrisons rolls-out paper bags; Suez launches Doncaster community fund; Veolia's employment programme; and, Yorkshire cafes champion compostables. Veolia ...

9 April 2019

Biffa announces partnership with WasteAid

 

Waste management company Biffa plc has announced a three-year partnership with UK-based charity WasteAid. As part of the partnership, Biffa says it will support WasteAid financially and offer its expertise to help communities in ...

9 April 2019

Wheelabrator plans to develop Hampshire EfW

 

Incineration specialist Wheelabrator is seeking backing from the Secretary of State for Business, Greg Clark, to build a 450,000 tonnes per-year energy from waste plant near Andover in Hampshire. As the facility is deemed to be a ...

8 April 2019

Reconomy announces acquisition of Prismm Ltd

 

Outsourced waste management and recycling services specialist Reconomy has announced the acquisition of Prismm Ltd, the latest in a series of acquisitions by the business. Founded in 2000 and based in Kent, Prismm – which uses ...

8 April 2019

People news round-up (08/04/2019)

 

With news on: Pollard to step down from Cory; BIR appoints textiles president; Simply Waste announces board members; Renewi appoints HR director. Pollard to step...

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