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Waste Solutions for the Facilities Management Sector

Waste Solutions for the Facilities Management Sector #WorldFMDay Looking for Facilities Management Waste Services? We can show a company how to procure waste management services properly. To speak to someone about your construction waste disposal requirements, call 0844 854 5000 … Read More

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Defra’s WEEE targets criticised by ESA

Defra’s WEEE targets criticised by ESA The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has been left disappointed after Defra rejected calls for higher UK WEEE collection targets and, in some categories, opted for lower increases than originally proposed. Defra has announced that the … Read More

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GPT Waste help Carillion meet landfill targets with proactive waste management services

GPT Waste help Carillion meet landfill targets with proactive waste management services We are pleased to announce that GPT Waste have helped Carillion meet their landfill targets, with proactive waste management services. The project, which was based at Doncaster train … Read MoreRead More

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Rejected recyclable waste up 84% in England since 2011

Rejected recyclable waste up 84% in England since 2011 The amount of household rubbish being rejected for recycling in England has increased by 84% over the past four years, government figures show. A BBC Freedom of Information request found councils … Read MoreRead More

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Why waste management should be on every boardroom agenda

Why waste management should be on every boardroom agenda Waste management isn’t a topic that features high on the average boardroom agenda. But according to the UK’s leading independent provider of waste management solutions, GPT Waste, it should be somewhere … Read More

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GPT Waste works with Cordant Security to sustainably convert 20,000 obsolete uniforms into Refuse Derived Fuel

Cordant Security is a specialist provider of security solutions, working with a national client base of high profile blue chip organisations with complex risk profiles, delivering a comprehensive and customer focused service, tailored to their needs.  As the 8th largest … Read More

6 Facts You Didn’t Know About Christmas Waste

Recovery, Recycling and Revenues

Earlier this year, the UK’s Local Government Association (LGA) revealed that almost 615,000 tonnes of material is disposed of in England, even though it can be reused. It was calculated that by reusing this household waste, British tax payers could … Read More

Experts Warn that the Waste Sector Needs Notice on Targets

The chief executive of the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) has suggested that the waste industry would need up to five years’ notice in order to prepare for the introduction of landfill bans. June Steve Lee, provided evidence in … Read More

London Firms Save £100,000 by Cutting Down on Food Waste

Small businesses in London have managed to save more than £100,000 a year and have also prevented 70 tonnes of food from going to landfill by simply reducing the amount of food wasted. Fifteen companies have achieved savings of more … Read More