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News Round-Ups

Birmingham council

News round-up February 2019Subscription

1 February, 2019 By MRW staff

Union claims Birmingham strike “rock solid”; Metals firm invests at Dundee; Companies form plastics alliance; Bulky waste service offers savings

matt crisps hr

News round-up January 2019Subscription

3 January, 2019 By MRW staff

Axion proposes solution to PP films recycling; Viridor explores landfill time tunnel; M&S to take unwanted plastics; Global foundation launches brand

co gen

News round-up December 2018Subscription

3 December, 2018 By MRW staff

EfW investment project launched; First Mile helps recycle plastic kegs; Laundary textiles saved; WRA officially launches Fire Prevention Plan Guide

coca cola

News round-up November 2018Subscription

1 November, 2018 By MRW staff

Coca Cola joins with chemical recycling firm; Bin lorry driver jailed for girl’s death; Shotgun incident at recycling centre; Plan for plastic to oil plant

Glasgow City Council

News round-up October 2018Subscription

1 October, 2018 By MRW staff

Glasgow to become ‘Scotland’s first Circular City’; New AD plant signs deal; Council in trade waste crackdown; Urbaser gets council contracts; Cycle used to support recycling

cawleys staff celebrate recycle week

News round-up September 2018Subscription

4 September, 2018 By MRW staff

Cawleys campaign launch; ‘Circular’ watches launched; Fishy business for Scottish facility; French anti-plastic measure questioned

Hubbub plastic boat

News round-up August 2018 Subscription

1 August, 2018 By MRW staff

Recycled plastic takes to the water; Tesco resurfaces in plastic; TV show for Viridor; Label scheme builds membership

Brackley recycling

News round-up July 2018Subscription

10 July, 2018 By MRW staff

Dumpers force removal of recycling point; Clothing junked due to minor faults; Firm claims first for collection app; Organic waste deal in Scotland

Walk for WasteAid 2018

News round-up June 2018Subscription

1 June, 2018 By MRW staff

Charity walk raises £10,000; Bin sparks scam warning; Recycling firm backs adult learning; Holiday firm picks Biffa


News round-up May 2018Subscription

3 May, 2018 By MRW staff

Pellet deal for Simec; Perry dies at 78; Vinyl Plus nears recycling target; Viridor in Cheshire glass deal

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News round-up April 2018Subscription

5 April, 2018

Design contract for Plastics Pact; Unilever signs up to OPRL; Nestlé seeks total packaging recycling; Company makes million recyclable cups

Irish parliament, Dublin

News round-up March 2018Subscription

4 March, 2018 By MRW staff

Dublin experiment fails; Axion boss calls for circular economy; CSG rebrands former Frogson site; Viridor housing contract