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24 ways to waste not this Christmas

24 ways to waste not this Christmas

AT this time of year around 30% more waste is generated. This includes over 1 billion Christmas cards which are thrown away each year. It’s estimated by the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, that around 50,000 trees are cut down each year to make enough paper to wrap presents. Also, around 12 million...

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Willshee’s to create fuel from food waste as part of contract with Creative Foods

Willshee’s to create fuel from food waste as part of contract with Creative Foods

BURTON-BASED Creative Foods, proudly part of global food provider OSI Group, has appointed Willshee’s Waste & Recycling as part of a drive to reduce its carbon emissions by 20% by 2025, maintain the company’s zero waste to landfill promise and to help implement internal practices to remove, reduce and recycle. This includes creating fuel from...

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Expert applauds new government funding to help boost research and development in farming

Expert applauds new government funding to help boost research and development in farming

HOT off the heels of the government announcement that its Farming Innovation Programme is set to receive a £16.5million investment, the Commercial Director of food waste recycling and sustainability firm Warrens Group is praising the role this funding could do to help minimise food waste created in the primary production industry. Of the cash boost to the...

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NWH Group appointed for LooseFest22 in Newcastle

NWH Group appointed for LooseFest22 in Newcastle

THE NWH Group, one of the UK’s leading recycling companies, has been appointed by WasteManaged to provide the waste management for Newcastle’s LooseFest22 – a music festival which takes place this weekend (30th and 31st July) and expects to welcome around 60,000 festival-goers. The NWH Group will be providing 130 wheelie bins and four roll-on roll-off...

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Biffa appointed for waste and recycling services at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Biffa appointed for waste and recycling services at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

BIFFA is proud to be appointed as the Official Waste Management and Recycling Provider for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, which will take place across the West Midlands between July 28 and August 8 this year. As part of this role, the company will ensure all waste produced across the 12 days of the Games is sustainably managed, treated and disposed of. All...

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Swancote Energy and TOMRA Recycling partnership marks first UK application of optical sorting technology in an Anaerobic Digestion facility

Swancote Energy and TOMRA Recycling partnership marks first UK application of optical sorting technology in an Anaerobic Digestion facility

A PARTNERSHIP between TOMRA Recycling and specialist commercial food waste disposal company, Swancote Energy, has resulted in the first application of optical sorting technology in an Anaerobic Digestion (AD) facility in the UK.  In October 2021, Swancote Energy invested in an AUTOSORT® unit from TOMRA Recycling at its state-of-the-art 75,000tpa anaerobic digestion (AD) facility in...

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Caerphilly Council announces ‘mash for cash’ food waste recycling initiative

Caerphilly Council announces ‘mash for cash’ food waste recycling initiative

CLLR. Philippa Marsden, Leader of Caerphilly County Borough Council has announced a new initiative which would give residents the chance to win £500 towards their energy bills in return for putting their food waste caddy out for collection each week. The “Mash for Cash” campaign aims to increase the number of residents currently recycling their...