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Sky News visits Viridor as we help Santa recycle

Leading international news network, Sky News, visited Viridor yesterday to check out how our team at Ford materials recycling facility (MRF) in West Sussex, were helping Santa recycle. Pennon Group’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Sarah Heald, joined Viridor site manager, Russ Tuppen, as together they explained to an audience of millions why recycling matters, how

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Shailesh Vara explores energy recovery in Peterborough

In November Shailesh Vara, Member of Parliament for North West Cambridgeshire, visited the Viridor Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Fengate, Peterborough to see how Viridor transforms non-recyclable black-bag waste into enough renewable energy to power 15% of the City. The visit completed a successful month for the innovative Peterborough City Council project after driving the

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Viridor backs Bargeddie good causes

Scotland’s leading recycler, Viridor, has this week announced its support to a number of good causes within the Bargeddie area with a bumper boost for the community’s youngsters. The company, which is currently investing £22m in its advanced recycling hub at Bargeddie, North Lanarkshire, has backed local football team the Bargeddie Colts, Shining Starts Additional

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Chestnut Tree House receive over £3500 through recycler’s safe working scheme

Just down the road from Ford’s cutting-edge recycling facility the Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice in Arundel becomes the latest local charity to benefit from the Viridor Safe Working scheme. Viridor’s top priority is keeping its teams safe and every month that a team works safely they can make a contribution to a local charity

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Alan Whitehead MP explores how West Sussex supports the circular economy

Last week Dr. Alan Whitehead, Member of Parliament for Southampton Test, visited the cutting-edge Ford Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in West Sussex to explore how kerbside recycling is processed into high-quality materials to be made into tomorrow’s new products. The Materials Recycling Facility at Ford processes the recycling collected from kerbsides across West Sussex and

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Viridor commits to Avonmouth Energy Recovery Facility investment

Viridor this week announced its intention to proceed with the Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Avonmouth, on the outskirts of Bristol.  The announcement was contained in half year results released by parent company, Pennon on 25th November. The flagship energy facility will boost the recovery options available to local authorities and business by transforming 320,000

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Viridor lights up Dunbar Christmas for ERF construction milestone

One of the UK’s largest recycling and renewable energy companies, Viridor, has reached a major construction milestone in the delivery of its new £177m Energy Recover Facility (ERF) at Dunbar in East Lothian. Viridor and technology specialist Babcock and Wilcox Vølund (BWV), have reached the half way point on the project as 50% of the

Community projects to benefit from Beddington ERF

Do you know of a community led organisation or project in South London area? Last month (27 October) Viridor launched the Beddington Community Benefit Fund and officially welcomes applications to share part of the funding pot worth over £975k spread across the 25 years of the partnership between Viridor and the South London Waste Partnership. Viridor

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Blog: Working together to create a future-fit city circular Peterborough

Driving to work along Fletton Parkway around Peterborough, I join fellow rush hour commuters travelling to work. With a coffee by my side that I picked up enroute, I pass the Ikea distribution centre on my left and the new houses on Hammonds Drive to my right. It occurs to me that all around me

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Ardley ERF recognised for contribution to Oxfordshire’s landscape

The Viridor Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at Ardley, Oxfordshire, was recognised last week at the annual Oxford Preservation Trust awards for its contribution to serving the residents of Oxford and the wider county along with its unique design inspired by the history of the surrounding Oxfordshire landscape. In its 39th year the Oxford Preservation Trust

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