Christmas Tree Recycling

Time to tree-cycle!

Christmas Tree Recycling : Christmas is over, we have welcomed in another new year, but what now becomes of the 8 million real Christmas trees we bought in 2018? As we head towards Twelfth Night, many of us have already … Read More

Waste Strategy

Defra launches Resources & Waste Strategy

The long-awaited Resources & Waste Strategy (RWS) will be launched tomorrow (18 December) and will contain wide ranging proposals covering measures around waste prevention, reuse and recycling. Secretary of state for the environment, Michael Gove will be questioned in Parliament … Read More

Christmas food waste tips

It’s the most wasteful time of the year

Christmas food waste tips: Christmas is often referred to as being the most ‘wonderful’ time of the year, but it’s also the most wasteful, creating a huge rise in the amount of waste materials being produced and disposed of during … Read More

Cardboard Recycling st Christmas

Unwrapping the festive layers: Cardboard recycling tips.

Cardboard Recycling at Christmas: We recently blogged about the best way to recycle Christmas wrapping paper and what to avoid choosing to ensure our paper rubbish makes it back into the paper mills, but what about what lies beneath? The … Read More

Recycling in UK

Survey says we do care about recycling in the UK

Recycling in UK : A recent survey carried out by Cardiff University shows three quarters of people want the Government to ensure products are recyclable and repairable and almost 90 per cent want all packaging to be recyclable. Recycling in … Read More

More efficient waste management can help the NHS ‘save millions’

More efficient waste management can help the NHS ‘save millions’

The GPT Waste Management White Paper shows cost savings for healthcare estates from improved waste management. Changing attitudes towards waste and waste disposal across the healthcare sector will generate millions of pounds that can be reinvested into frontline services, claims … Read More

Whitepaper Construction

Cost Savings for the Construction Industry

Cost Savings for the Construction Industry Delivered through targeting the volume of waste produced GPT Waste recently launched their latest whitepaper for the Construction Sector. The whitepaper “Cost savings for the construction industry, delivered through targeting the volume of waste … Read More

Provision of Facilities Management Waste Services

Providing sustainable waste services to FM Organisations Looking for Facilities Management Waste Services? We can show a company how to procure waste management services properly. In our experience, many organisations tender by looking for the lowest cost per bin for … Read More

Waste Crime

Waste Crime: How do we tackle Britain’s dirty secret?

Fly-tipping, illegal tips and tax evasion are costing the UK more than half a billion pounds a year, according to a report on waste crime. According to a report commissioned by the Environmental Services Association Education Trust (ESAET) and written … Read More

Businesses Can Save Money Through Proper Waste Management & Recycling

Businesses can help their bottom line, and their public image, by improving the way in which they manage waste and recycling. As space at landfill sites continues to run out, the cost of sending waste there continues to increase. The … Read More