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Viridor shortlisted for 2017 BITC Responsible Business Awards

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling and renewable energy companies has been shortlisted for the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad. Now in their 20th year, the awards recognise the most inspiring businesses which are taking action to build more inclusive workplaces, stronger communities

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27th April 2017

St Pauls High School - Overall Winners

My School is an Island - Charlotte McNaught, Abigail Campbell, Emils Fedotovs, Beth Watt, Erin Belton, Hussain Kusay

Go4SET Glasgow City Clelebration and Assesment Day 2017
Glasgow City Chambers

Glasgow schools celebrate Go4SET Celebration Day

Glasgow’s future scientists and engineers from 14 schools in the city have celebrated their completion of a 10-week competition designed to give them the skills to launch them into careers in science, technology, engineering or maths (STEM). The Go4SET Celebration and Assessment Day was held at Glasgow City Chambers today (27 April, 2017) and pupils

Viridor Grundon Joint Venture - Lakeside Energy From Waste Facility

Lakeside achieves zero waste to landfill target

Lakeside, the Viridor-Grundon joint venture energy from waste facility, has announced it has achieved its zero waste to landfill target. Danny Coulston, Operations Director at Lakeside at Colnbrook, near Slough, said: “Our latest achievement – which we are very proud of – is recycling everything from the plant. “Most combustion processes – even domestic fires

Beddington ERF development

Colin Church given a glimpse of resource management in south London

Earlier this month, Viridor welcomed Dr. Colin Church, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management (CIWM) to the Beddington Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) construction site in south London. Colin, who represents over 5000 members in his role, explored how Viridor works closely with the South London Waste Partnership (comprising the Boroughs of Croydon,

Sarah Heald, Director of Corporate Affairs and Investor Relations, Pennon

Is sustainable Plastic the new black?

Sarah Heald, Director of Corporate Affairs and Investor Relations for Pennon, owner of Viridor, writes exclusively for CIWM Journal on the building pressure to find a solution for the mountain of black plastic food packaging going to waste in the UK today. We are all acutely aware of the power of the perfect packaging –

Litter in the countryside

Viridor welcomes the UK Government’s National Litter Strategy

Viridor today (10 April 2017) welcomes the Government’s consultation on its first National Litter Strategy with its emphasis on tackling anti-social behaviour, through a system of fines and penalty notices, while making it easier for people to dispose of rubbish.   A Viridor spokesman said: “It is entirely right that the new strategy seeks to

Rochester PRF shortlisted for National Recycling Awards

Viridor Plastics Recycling Facility shortlisted for National Recycling Awards

Viridor’s Rochester Plastics Recycling Facility has been shortlisted for the Efficiency Initiative Award in the prestigious MRW National Recycling Awards.   This category recognises those businesses which have applied fresh thinking and reorganised operations to make them more efficient.  The winner will be announced on 28 June at an awards dinner in London.   Viridor’s

Viridor sign contract for Avonmouth ERF

Viridor appoints contractors to build new £252m Energy Recovery Facility in Avonmouth

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling and renewable energy companies, has appointed CNIM S.A. and Clugston Construction Ltd to build a new £252million Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) on an industrial site in Avonmouth on the outskirts of Bristol.   Industrial engineering contractor CNIM will provide the established technology for the new, consented facility and

Welsh Minister Vaughan Gething visits Viridor Trident Park

Welsh Minister Vaughan Gething joins visit to £223m Cardiff ERF

Welsh Minister for Health, Well-Being and Sport Vaughan Gething has enjoyed a “fascinating” tour of Viridor’s £223 million Trident Park Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Cardiff. Mr Gething, a Constituency Assembly Member, joined pupils from a school in his constituency, Moorland Primary, on Thursday (30 March) on a visit to the site and the ERF

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Boys Brigade talk rubbish and recycling in Colnbrook

Boys from the 1st Slough Boys Brigade Junior Section have been finding out what happens to their rubbish – courtesy of staff from Lakeside Energy from Waste.  Lakeside Energy from Waste is a joint venture between two of the UK’s leading recycling and waste management companies – Grundon Waste Management and Viridor.   The Brigade’s

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