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July 30, 2013

Supporting Glasgow Show

Viridor was proud to support this summer’s annual Glasgow Show held at Glasgow Green. The fun filled family weekend boasted a range of activities from extreme sports to dance acts and street theatre alongside an area dedicated to stunt team performances and not to forget the top billed celebrities including Rylan Clark and Amelia Lily.

July 29, 2013

Green boost for Norfolk Agricultural Show

Viridor is the main sponsor of the Wayland Agricultural Show, providing funding and waste collection for this traditional event taking place on Sunday 4 August at Brandon Road, Watton, IP25 6NG. Running from 10am to 5pm in the beautiful Norfolk countryside, The Wayland Agricultural Show is a lovely country fair for all the family with

Beddington ERF Permit issued

Viridor welcomes the Environment Agency’s decision to issue an Environmental Permit for the operation of its proposed Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Beddington, Sutton. Ian John, Head of Planning and Permitting at Viridor, said: “We commissioned thorough and rigorous assessments about any potential impact associated with our facility which were then robustly and stringently tested

July 16, 2013

UK circular economy comment

UK businesses can’t tackle resource risks effectively until the government’s industrial strategy takes them seriously. What’s at stake is rebuilding a viable manufacturing economy for the future. Other countries are taking action to secure resources to support their industries[1]. The UK needs to act now or risks falling behind. These are the conclusions of the

July 15, 2013

Environmental Fellowship for Chief

Viridor Chief Executive, Colin Drummond, has been recognised for his ‘outstanding record’ by The Society for the Environment and awarded an Honorary Fellowship at a gala reception at the House of Lords, London. Mr. Drummond, who received an OBE for services to technology and innovation in 2012, is known for his star appearance in Channel

R4GM goes media crazy to promote recycling

 Under the public facing brand of Recycle for Greater Manchester (R4GM), Viridor has launched a new promotional campaign to actively engaging with residents and raise awareness of recycling. Across Greater Manchester R4GM is delivering a media package, using a mix of radio and print advertising with a total reach of over 1,5 million for radio

July 1, 2013

Hillingdon to recycle more with Viridor

Viridor has started a two-year contract with the London Borough of Hillingdon to sort mixed recyclable materials arising from households in the borough.  The company will sort and market the council’s estimated 21,000 tonnes of recyclate at one of Europe’s largest and most technologically-advanced Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in Crayford, Kent. The new contract, which can be


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