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May 20, 2015

Pennon announces preliminary results

Viridor Chief Executive, Ian McAulay joined the Pennon Chairman to share the Pennon Group preliminary results with the City at 11.00 this morning, during his presentation Ian spoke about how we have passed the strategic point of inflexion with Viridor operating strongly with the new strategic orientation of the business around our Energy and Recycling

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May 15, 2015

Time for Government to step up on waste crime

Viridor has published its response to a joint consultation on waste crime from Defra and the Welsh Government, to call for Government action to address the problem. The response sends a clear message that it’s time for the Government to step-up in supporting the sector, amid fears that resources and waste policy has been left


May 13, 2015

Back to school at Viridor college

In the latest edition of Materials Recycling World (MRW) magazine, Viridor’s HR & Regulatory Director, Simon Catford, talks about a pioneering partnership with Edge Hill University and how it is helping the company develop its business leaders of the future. A new class of engineers, operational, commercial and corporate colleagues are packing their pencil cases


May 12, 2015

Viridor comment: Welsh Environment Bill

Viridor, today (12 May) commented on the publication of the Environment (Wales) Bill and cautioned on its potential to damage further investment in Wales. Dan Cooke, Director of External Affairs, said: “Today’s publication of the Environment (Wales) Bill sends mixed messages to resource, recycling and renewable energy businesses investing in Wales.  Whilst moves towards boosting

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May 7, 2015

HVDM writes for Glass International

In the latest edition of Europe’s largest glass magazine, Glass International, Director of Viridor Resource Management Herman Van Der Meij looks at our £25m investment in the UK’s most advanced glass recycling facility at Newhouse, Scotland. “You can tell there’s an election fast approaching” I was told at a conference last week. “When the politicians


May 6, 2015

Save £500 on your little princess

As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcome home baby Princess Charlotte they, like many couples, will be tackling the daily duties that come with being new parents, most notably nappies Sending their best wishes to the happy royal couple, Viridor, Britain’s leading recycling, renewable energy and sustainable waste partner, reminded mums and dads up


May 5, 2015

Revive launched in West Sussex

To mark National Compost Awareness week (4 to 10 May 2015), Viridor is launching its newly branded, locally produced,  soil conditioner compost called ‘Revive’ at all of West Sussex County Council’s 11 Household Waste Recycling Sites (HWRSs) in partnership with West Sussex County Council. The brightly packaged Revive is a certified quality soil conditioner compost

April 28, 2015

Energy plant gets final go-ahead


April 24, 2015

Strong progress on corporate responsibility

Viridor, which supports over 100 UK local authorities, public sector partners and some of Britain’s biggest businesses with essential recycling and resource management services, has been awarded a 3 star rank in Business in the Community’s annual benchmark of responsible business, the Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index). The CR Index is a robust benchmarking tool

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April 13, 2015

Sue Ryder gets £1,000 boost from Peterborough


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