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HIPPO announces sponsorship of superbike racer Shane Richardson

HIPPO announces sponsorship of superbike racer Shane Richardson

Waste removal expert HIPPO proudly announces its sponsorship of New Zealand superbike racer Shane Richardson, 28, for the 2024 Bennetts British Superbike Championship as he races for HIPPO Suzuki, run by Astro JJR. The sponsorship marks HIPPO’s first venture into the adrenaline-fuelled world of motorsports, as well as Shane’s first major superbike sponsor. However, it...

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Conference programme brings experts together to share industry knowledge on essential topics

Conference programme brings experts together to share industry knowledge on essential topics

Keeping you in the knowIf you are responsible for the safe and compliant management of an HGV fleet, the Road Transport Expo (RTX) Knowledge Zone conference is a must-attend event. Taking place across all three days of the free-to-attend summer tradeshow, the Knowledge Zone will bring together road transport experts to explore essential topics such...

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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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SunEnviro acquires Advanced Demolition Limited

SunEnviro acquires Advanced Demolition Limited

On 18th January, Sun Environmental Services Group (SunEnviro) acquired Advanced Demolition Limited (ADL), a Hoddesdon-based company specialising in skip hire, recycling, and demolition services. This acquisition allows SunEnviro to expand its services beyond East Anglia and into Hertfordshire and Greater London. SunEnviro is a fast-growing brand that consists of flagship skip hire business SunSkips, as...

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Red Sea crisis threatens recovered paper exports

Red Sea crisis threatens recovered paper exports

Following the recent Houthi attacks on commercial shipping in the Red Sea, the recovered paper industry is facing unexpected challenges. As a result of the attacks, there have been price hikes for shipments, which has affected the recovered paper sector. The decision to redirect ships has created various problems, such as increased shipping costs, order...

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Swindon’s new recycling fleet wrapped and tagged ready for Christmas!

Swindon’s new recycling fleet wrapped and tagged ready for Christmas!

Swindon Borough Council has introduced a new waste and recycling service, which started last month. The service includes a fleet of 22 Romaquip Kerb Sort recycling vehicles and 19 Refuse Collection Vehicles, all wrapped and personalised with their own names by Creative Vehicle Wrapping (CVW). The council asked residents to suggest names for the new...

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Navigating winter challenges: a sustainable approach to festive season waste

Navigating winter challenges: a sustainable approach to festive season waste

By Elliot Harrison-Holt, Waste Service Director, Everflow As winter sets in, businesses face unique waste management challenges – something that does not lighten up during the festive season. Successfully navigating this period demands a thoughtful waste management strategy. Throughout winter, especially Christmas time, businesses generate a significant volume of waste. Therefore, it becomes crucial to...

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HSE reveals rise in waste sector for non-fatal injuries

HSE reveals rise in waste sector for non-fatal injuries

According to a Health and Safety Executive (HSE) report, the number of non-fatal injuries to waste sector workers increased by 2% in 2022-23. The report states that there were 1,616 injuries in the past year, compared to 1,580 in 2021-22. The overall percentage of employees who experienced non-fatal injuries in the workplace was around 3.3%....

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PRIVATE TREATY TENDER – 2018 CRJ recycling Steelweld Strobe ECS1500 mobile eddy current separator

PRIVATE TREATY TENDER – 2018 CRJ recycling Steelweld Strobe ECS1500 mobile eddy current separator

2018 CRJ recycling Steelweld Strobe ECS1500 mobile eddy current separator uses powerful magnetic fields to separate ferrous and non-ferrous metals, such as aluminium and copper, from various materials. LOW HOURS: 418. The Steelweld Strobe ECS1500 comes fitted with crawler tracks, an onboard diesel generator and a hydraulic power pack, allowing for easy site manoeuvrability.  The...