EU environmental law

EU Environmental laws will apply post-Brexit

EU Environmental laws will apply post-Brexit Government ministers confirmed that the ‘whole body’ of existing environmental laws derived from EU legislation will be safeguarded in UK law prior to Brexit. Confirmation came in the Department for Exiting the European Union … Read More

landfill

‘Clearer’ landfill tax regime expected in summer 2017

‘Clearer’ landfill tax regime expected in summer 2017 Landfill tax rates are due to rise from April – but proposed law changes aimed at giving greater clarity over which materials are exempt from the tax are expected later in the … Read More

diversion from landfill

GPT Waste announce increase in diversion from landfill

GPT Waste announce increase in diversion from landfill We are pleased to announce that a recent internal report showcases a major increase in their diversion from landfill percentage. GPT Waste ensures that providing sustainable waste services to their clients remains … Read More

RDF exports

RDF exports at around 3m tonnes in 2016

RDF exports at around 3m tonnes in 2016 Environment Agency figures show that exports of waste derived fuels from England in 2016 have exceeded 3 million tonnes. Provisional figures released by the Agency for the period of January to November … Read More

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Total Fitness Gets its Waste Line Lean

We are proud to announce that we have been awarded a  three year, total waste management contract with national health club chain, Total Fitness. Total Fitness is one of the UK’s dynamic health club chains with 17 sites. Their fully … Read More

Construction at 2 MW Food Waste to Energy Recycling Plant Complete

Construction work on UK anaerobic digestion facility developer, Tamar Energy’s 2 MW food waste recycling facility has been completed. The newly built 45,000 tonne per year facility is now being commissioned, with the first electricity generation from food waste expected … Read More

Waste Management Solutions for the FM and Building Services Sector

Providing a sustainable waste service provision is only part of the FM approach and at GPT we work with some of the UK’s leading FM Organisations to deliver the waste solution, focused on diverting all waste from landfill. To find … Read More

Waste Management Solutions for the Manufacturing Sector – EP Dust Collection Case Study

GPT Waste Management Limited is the UK’s leading independent provider of waste management solutions to both the public and private sector. GPT were contacted by the client following the set-up of a new manufacturing process on site. This resulted in … Read More

Providing Waste Management Solutions to the Manufacturing Sector

If you’re a UK manufacturer then GPT Waste has the waste solution for you. Whether your business needs to dispose of hazardous chemicals or industrial coolants, remove metal swarf or recycle waste packaging, GPT Waste offer a nationwide waste management … Read More

The Potential to Re-Use Household Bulky Waste

WRAP recently studied the potential of re-using bulky waste from households, the main aim of this study was to understand the composition of bulky waste and how they can be reused. In order to identify the opportunity of reusing bulky … Read More