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O’Donovan takes the lead with switch to HVO

O’Donovan takes the lead with switch to HVO

O’DONOVAN Waste Disposal has made the bold move to switch its entire fleet to Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO). This is a huge step for the multi-award winning business that operates with a fleet of 100 HGVs, serving the construction and demolition sectors throughout London and the Home Counties.  HVO is a sustainable and 100% renewable fuel...

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Enva announces significant increase in carbon avoidance

Enva announces significant increase in carbon avoidance

ENVA has today launched its 2021 Sustainability Report which shows the resource recovery specialist has saved ten times more CO2 emissions from sustainably managing its customers’ waste than it produces from its own operation.  This figure has increased from eight times in 2020.  The role which Envaand others in the recycling and resource recovery sector...

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Metal recycling specialist awarded FORS Gold accreditation for fleet safety and emissions

Metal recycling specialist awarded FORS Gold accreditation for fleet safety and emissions

MIDLANDS-BASED metal recycling and waste management specialist, Ward, has been awarded FORS Gold accreditation for its fleet safety, driver training and overall transport operations. The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme for transport businesses which aims to raise the level of quality in operations. It recognises teams who are achieving exemplary...

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Health study ‘should reassure residents living near EfW plants’, says ESA

THE UK’s waste and recycling sector has today responded to a study from Imperial College London’s Small Area Health Statistics Unit (SAHSU) addressing health impacts of emissions from Energy from Waste (EfW). The Environmental Services Association (ESA), which represents the sector, has welcomed the clear evidence that there is no link between EfW chimney emissions...