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EIS Waste Services secures contract with Port of Aberdeen

EIS Waste Services secures contract with Port of Aberdeen

Located in Checkbar on the outskirts of Aberdeen, EIS Waste Services recently secured a three-year contract worth £300,000 with Port of Aberdeen, the oldest existing business in Britain. As part of the contract, EIS will provide comprehensive waste management and recycling services across Port of Aberdeen’s estate, including visiting vessels and office facilities. The port...

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Veolia secures deal to manage Birmingham recycling and waste until 2034

Veolia secures deal to manage Birmingham recycling and waste until 2034

Veolia has won the contract to run Birmingham’s household recycling and refuse treatment solutions for the next ten years. The deal means the company will operate the energy recovery facility, the city’s household recycling centres (HRCs) and three waste transfer stations.  The contract, which started last month and runs until 2034, will see Veolia look...

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Steve Barclay appointed Environment Secretary

Steve Barclay appointed Environment Secretary

Former Health Secretary Steve Barclay has been confirmed as the new Environment Secretary, replacing Thérèse Coffey. The Member of Parliament for North East Cambridgeshire from the Conservative Party is being shifted from his current position as Health Secretary to the role of Secretary of State for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)...

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Mitie wins two-year waste contract with University of Leeds

Mitie wins two-year waste contract with University of Leeds

Mitie has been chosen to provide waste management services for the University of Leeds for two years. The partnership with Mitie unites the majority of waste management services across the University under one provider, allowing for a more streamlined approach to reducing waste and carbon emissions. Mitie’s services will cover the University’s central Leeds campus...

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CDE R-Series primary scalping unit provides significant fuel savings for aggregate processors

CDE R-Series primary scalping unit provides significant fuel savings for aggregate processors

CDE is a leading provider of wet processing equipment for recycling operations, quarries, and mines globally.   The removal of the right to use red diesel to power non-road mobile machinery and other plants in April 2022, combined with global supply issues, has resulted in unprecedented spiralling fuel costs for the construction sector. The Mineral Products...

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CIWM signs joint letter calling for the new Prime Minister to maintain the UK’s commitment to delivering its net zero by 2050 

CIWM signs joint letter calling for the new Prime Minister to maintain the UK’s commitment to delivering its net zero by 2050 

CIWM has joined 13 other leading members of the Professional Bodies Action Charter in signing a joint letter calling for the new Prime Minister to maintain the UK’s commitment to delivering its net zero by 2050 and adaptation targets. The Professional Bodies Climate Action Charter represents 14 million professional members globally across a wide range of sectors...

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Paper Round acquires Reef Environmental

Paper Round acquires Reef Environmental

LONDON- and South East-based recycling company Paper Round has announced the acquisition of waste and recycling collector Reef Environmental Solutions. The acquisition will allow Paper Round to extend their reach along the south coast – expanding their successful Brighton-based business further into East Sussex, and Kent for the first time. It provides Paper Round with...