12th September 2018
RWM News: UK “Sleep Walking” Into Waste Infrastructure Capacity Deficiency

RWM News: UK “Sleep Walking” Into Waste Infrastructure Capacity Deficiency

The UK is “sleep walking” into a waste infrastructure capacity deficiency and is likely to “panic” later when it’s clear there is a problem, according to Biffa’s Ian Wakelin. The comments come as Wakelin (left), joined by SUEZ’s David Palmer-Jones … Continue reading

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6th September 2018
Ten Point Plan

Ten Point Plan

With Defra’s 25 Year Environment Plan published at the start of the year and its Resources and Waste Strategy set for publication later this year, Biffa’s CEO, Ian Wakelin, discusses the key policy areas which need to be addressed 1. … Continue reading

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17th August 2018
Biffa Acquires Weir Waste Services Limited For £16

Biffa Acquires Weir Waste Services Limited For £16.2m

UK integrated waste management company, Biffa has announced it has acquired Weir Waste Services Limited (WWS) for a consideration plus debt taken on of circa £16.2m, funded from Biffa’s existing cash and debt facilities. For the year ending 31 May 2017, … Continue reading

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14th August 2018
Biffa Invests Over £3m Into Soil Treatment To Help Reduce UK Landfill

Biffa Invests Over £3m Into Soil Treatment To Help Reduce UK Landfill

UK recycling and waste management provider Biffa has invested £500,000 into a new hazardous soil treatment facility at its Merthyr Tydfil plant, to help reduce the amount of contaminated soil disposed of in landfill. It marks the fifth plant of … Continue reading

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6th August 2018
Refuse Workers Should Be “Treated With Respect” – GMB

Refuse Workers Should Be “Treated With Respect” – GMB

GMB Union says refuse workers should be treated with the respect they deserve as it highlights the 50% increase in refuse worker deaths. GMB says there are one thousand cases of dangerous driving that risks the lives of refuse workers … Continue reading

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15th June 2018
Biffa Awarded 10-Year Contract With Melton Borough Council

Biffa Awarded 10-Year Contract With Melton Borough Council

The UK’s leading national recycling and waste management provider, Biffa, has won a 10-year contract to manage waste, recycling and street cleansing services for Melton Borough Council in Leicestershire from October 2018.  Biffa will be implementing a brand-new fleet in … Continue reading

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14th June 2018
Wakelin To Leave Biffa As Company Announces Increased Profits

Wakelin To Leave Biffa As Company Announces Increased Profits

Biffa plc has announced its financial results for the 53 weeks ended 30 March 2018, showing 10 percent growth in operating profit and a particularly string performance in its industrial and commercial and resource recovery and treatment operations. However, it … Continue reading

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18th May 2018
Thames Water Recruits Biffa To Tackle Fly-Tipping At Oxford Site

Thames Water Recruits Biffa To Tackle Fly-Tipping At Oxford Site

Thames Water, the UK’s largest water and wastewater provider, has recently partnered with leading waste management provider, Biffa, to solve an alarming case of fly-tipping at one of the company’s sites in Oxford. Fly-tipping is a growing issue that affects … Continue reading

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