Materials - Veolia's View Monday 22 April 2019
12 February 2019

The ragged resurgence of textile recycling

Richard Kirkman, chief innovation and technology officer at Veolia UK & Ireland, takes a look at progress in delivering a circular economy for textiles. History has shown there has always been some value in textile recovery. ...

4 December 2018

Boosting the sustainability for UK metals


Richard Kirkman of Veolia UK & Ireland discusses the role metals play in a diverse range of industries. They are a vital part of the UK economy, they perform crucial enabling roles for many industrial growth sectors and are essential for ...

10 October 2018

Driving the new plastic circular economy


Richard Kirkman, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Veolia UK and Ireland gives his thoughts on the need to build a truly sustainable plastic circular economy. Over five million tonnes of plastic a year and ...