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April 28, 2015

Energy plant gets final go-ahead

Viridor welcomes today’s judicial outcome, confirming due procedure was followed by the London Borough of Sutton when deciding to grant planning permission for the company’s proposed Energy Recovery Facility in Beddington. Speaking on behalf of Viridor, Head of Development Projects Robert Ryan said: “We are pleased with today’s outcome which removes the final obstacle for

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

April 13, 2015

Sue Ryder gets £1,000 boost from Peterborough

Viridor and its construction partners – B&W Volund, Interserve and Fichtner – are working to the highest standards to complete the construction of the Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF). In April they celebrated achieving 300,000 man hours – equivalent to over 34 years – without time lost to accident or injury.   To mark the

Commodity market cappuccino

In the latest of his though leader column’s for the UK resource sector’s leading journal, MRW, Director of Viridor Resource Management Herman Van Der Meij looks at commodity market cappuccino. It’s a frosty Saturday morning in Amsterdam at the Museumplein.  With the stunning Rijksmuseum as a backdrop, the little lady and I, all eight years

April 10, 2015

Viridor landfill closures confirmed

Viridor is proud to announce that after 35 years of service its Ardley landfill site in Oxfordshire will no longer be taking non-hazardous waste. The Ardley landfill has seen several interesting events in its lifetime, most significantly the discovery of dinosaur footprints. The tracks have been carefully covered using landfill engineering to ensure their preservation.


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@TaraH82 Hi Tania, The heathfield landfill was run by us, but it closed it's gates in January.

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