23rd June 2017
Council Proposes To Save £2m Annually From Recycling Centre Cuts

Council Proposes To Save £2m Annually From Recycling Centre Cuts

Surrey County Council has launched a consultation on proposals to save up to £2m-a-year from community recycling centres. Mike Goodman, Surrey County Council’s (CRC) Cabinet Member for Environment and Planning, said: “We face very tough decisions and we very much … Continue reading

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16th June 2017
Tesco Fined £8 Million After Pleading Guilty To Pollution Incident

Tesco Fined £8 Million After Pleading Guilty To Pollution Incident

Tesco Stores Ltd has been ordered to pay over £8m in fines and costs after pleading guilty to a pollution incident.  The incident, which occurred in July 2014, sparked a huge multi-agency operation involving the Environment Agency, Lancashire County Council, … Continue reading

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16th June 2017
£5k Fine After Pensioner Hit By Recycling Vehicle

£5k Fine After Pensioner Hit By Recycling Vehicle

Stratford-on-Avon District Council has successfully prosecuted R&S Recycling Ltd for offences following an incident that saw a 77 year old lady was struck by a recycling collection RVC. Magistrates at Nuneaton fined the company £5,000 earlier this month (6 June) … Continue reading

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14th June 2017
LGA Waste & Recycling Grant Not “Doomed To Succeed”

LGA Waste & Recycling Grant Not “Doomed To Succeed”

The Local Government Association (LGA) has published an evaluation of council projects funded by its Waste and Recycling Programme. It says, as can be the case with grant funding, it doesn’t believe the project was “doomed to succeed”. In its … Continue reading

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8th May 2017
AMCS Acquires Software Developer Senddr

AMCS Acquires Software Developer Senddr

AMCS Group, supplier of integrated software and vehicle technology for the waste, recycling and resource management sector, has acquired the Dublin-based software developer Senddr. Senddr was founded in 2012 by brothers Morgan and Malcolm Lynch together with a team of … Continue reading

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8th May 2017
Yorkshire Air Ambulance Signs Five-Year Recycling Deal With BIU Group

Yorkshire Air Ambulance Signs Five-Year Recycling Deal With BIU Group

The Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) has signed a new five-year contract with BIU Group to recycle textile waste generated by donations. YAA has worked with BIU since 2005 and now has over 260 textile recycling banks at household waste sites, … Continue reading

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3rd May 2017
Money Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word

Money Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word

Money shouldn’t be a dirty word for the recycling industry, says Damian Lambkin, head of projects for Circularety, Ecosurety’s online solution to the current packaging recovery note (PRN) system. But is it? And will it remain that way? Recyclers are having … Continue reading

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3rd May 2017
GMWDA Confirms That It “Seeks An Exit” From Viridor Laing Contract

GMWDA Confirms That It “Seeks An Exit” From Viridor Laing Contract

The Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA)  has confirmed that it is “seeking an exit” from its recycling and waste management Private Finance Initiative (PFI) contract with Viridor Laing (Greater Manchester) Limited. In a statement on the website of Viridor’s parent company, the … Continue reading

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