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NWH strikes sustainability partnership with Celtic FC

NWH strikes sustainability partnership with Celtic FC

The NWH Group, one of the UK’s leading recycling companies, has been appointed as the Official Recycling Partner of Celtic FC. Kelly Lock, Commercial Sales Lead at The NWH Group, said: “We’re delighted to be partnering with Celtic FC to support the sustainability and carbon goals of one of Scotland’s most recognisable brands and businesses....

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NWH appoints Saltire Scholars to deliver major business improvement initiatives

NWH appoints Saltire Scholars to deliver major business improvement initiatives

ONE of the UK’s leading recycling companies, The NWH Group, has doubled its commitment to scholarship and development and appointed two internships through Entrepreneurial Scotland’s Saltire Scholarship Programme. Blair Inglis (21, from Glasgow) who is studying for an BSc (Hons) in Maths, Statistics, Business Analysis and Technology at the University of Strathclyde, will be taking...

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NWH Group reports 28% revenue growth

NWH Group reports 28% revenue growth

ONE of the UK’s leading recycling companies, The NWH Group (NWH Holdings Limited), has reported turnover of £41.7m for the financial year 2021, an increase of 28% on 2020. The strong trading performance is attributed to a combination of factors underpinned by the continued robust, post-Covid recovery. There has been a substantial number of new...

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Binn Group buys out neighbouring Perth metals business

Binn Group buys out neighbouring Perth metals business

SCOTTISH resource management company Binn Group has bought over long-established David Band Metals in Perth, consolidating the group’s place as the principal metals business in Perth and Kinross. The takeover was seen as an obvious move for Binn Group which operates a growing scrap metal reprocessing centre just several hundred yards from Band’s premises in...

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Hamilton Waste & Recycling expresses serious concern over plans for business waste zones

Hamilton Waste & Recycling expresses serious concern over plans for business waste zones

ONE of Scotland’s largest independent recycling and resource management companies, Hamilton Waste & Recycling, has joined the Recycling Association in expressing serious concern over the Scottish Government’s plans to pilot Business Waste Collection Zones by 2024. Commenting on the plans, Hamilton’s Managing Director, Robin Stevenson, said: “Introducing Business Waste Collection Zones has the ability to...

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Mattress recycling deal for Scotland’s largest bed retailer

Mattress recycling deal for Scotland’s largest bed retailer

Scotland’s largest independent bed retailer, Archers Sleepcentre, has partnered with Hamilton Waste & Recycling to recycle all the used mattresses and beds from its customer take back scheme. When purchasing a new mattress, Archers’ customers have the opportunity to return their old mattress or bed for recycling.  These are taken to one of the company’s...

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Scottish Minister visits groundbreaking Binn Ecopark

Scottish Minister visits groundbreaking Binn Ecopark

A NEW generation of resource management, recycling and green energy technology came under the Government spotlight this week as sector experts Binn Group welcomed Scotland’s Minister for Green Skills, Circular Economy and Biodiversity, Lorna Slater, to Binn Ecopark at Glenfarg. Hosted by company Chief Executive Allan MacGregor, the Minister’s tour focussed on the Ecopark’s low-carbon,...

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RMAS calls for carbon-based incineration tax

RMAS calls for carbon-based incineration tax

RESOURCE Management Association Scotland (RMAS) has called on the Scottish government for a progressive carbon-based tax on incineration to “drive energy efficiency improvements and improve carbon performance”. RMAS is the trade association for Scotland’s SME resource and waste management companies, and included the call in its response to a review of waste incineration. The Scottish...

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SEPA publishes compliance figures following cyber theft

SEPA publishes compliance figures following cyber theft

THE Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has recovered and published its 2019 environmental compliance data after it was stolen in a cyber attack in December 2020. The data shows 2019 as the fifth year in a row that environmental compliance among Scottish regulated businesses was above 90% (at 91%), and where more than 75% were...

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Hamilton is Scotland’s first waste management co to hit carbon neutral

Hamilton is Scotland’s first waste management co to hit carbon neutral

HAMILTON Waste & Recycling has become the first Scottish waste management company to attain a carbon neutral status following a committed programme of reduction and offsetting initiatives. The East Lothian-based company has implemented several initiatives to cut its carbon production. These include the installation of solar panels (which now account for 45% of the company’s total energy...