Back in 2014, many local councils introduced fees for collecting bulky waste, those items such as fridges, freezers, beds and mattresses. As a means of cutting their own costs, many councils felt that fee payments were a good idea but this was a view opposed by many for bringing with it the possibility of increased […]
What Should You Do With Your Old Mobile Phone? Mobile phones are at record demand levels, with new releases every year encouraging consumers to replace their old models with the latest innovations. But what happens to those old mobiles? Usually, they are locked away to gather dust, or thrown away and added to what is […]
NCE’s Annual Contractors File 2013 and List of Top UK Civil Engineering Contractors of 2012-13
Recyclate quality is one of two interesting topics in the News this month, within the waste industry in the UK. Both subjects have served to point up the rapid progress being made in the UK away from landfilling our waste. The use of recyclate as the main raw material for recycled products has grown to […]
There are many ways to incorporate a greener philosophy into the operations of your home. Converting to renewable energy is one of them, and not only will it contribute to a better environment, it will save you money! Keep reading for some new and exciting ideas on how to make your home greener by using […]
Many people choose to throw away their electrical goods (e waste), in the bin as materials to be sent to a landfills around the country. We explain why this is bad. In fact doing so contributes to a growing environmental problem that, if not dealt with, will lead to serious damage to the atmosphere.
Biomedical waste is a hot issue when it causes bad odour, and understandably so when you consider the source. However, is the owner of the waste facility often blamed for odor emissions wrongly?
Read the news about the new trade association to be known as URoc. The United Resource Operators Confederation will represent the United Kingdom’s skip hire and waste transfer sector.
At UK waste industry’s Chartered Institution of Wastes Management annual conference how traditional waste companies can transform their business models to take advantage of improve was discussed.