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Viridor has joined forces with three major UK retailers – Marks & Spencer, Tesco and Sainsbury’s – and food packaging manufacturer Faerch Plast to put recycled black plastic into new food grade packaging.

Viridor works with major retailers on circular economy solution to black plastic

Viridor has joined forces with three major UK retailers – Marks & Spencer, Tesco and Sainsbury’s – and food packaging manufacturer Faerch Plast to put recycled black plastic into new food grade packaging in a project welcomed by Environment Secretary Michael Gove. The result is a circular economy solution to a previously challenging material which

• Lowri Jones, President of the University of Plymouth Students’ Union, with Viridor Account Manager (South West) Ian Poyser during Green Week at the beginning of February

Viridor signs five-year contract with University of Plymouth

Viridor has signed a five-year contract with one the South West’s leading educational and research institutions – the University of Plymouth – to manage its hazardous and non-hazardous waste across all university campuses in Devon.  Viridor Account Manager (South West) Ian Poyser said the contract saw Viridor offer a new campaign to boost recycling across

The 2,500 teddies which formed part of the Viridor Mission Christmas collection in and around Manchester, Bury and Altrincham.

Viridor’s 2,500 teddy collection helps to give kids a special Christmas

A van filled with more than 2,500 teddies was just one of the collections recycling and renewable energy company Viridor carried out over the festive season to help give almost 60,000 children a gift at Christmas. Viridor Trafford Park depot staff collected from 385 collection points in and around Manchester, Bury and Altrincham as part of

Viridor staff and Shining Stars with the van the charity bought with Viridor funding.

Viridor helps local stars to shine in Bargeddie

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling and renewable energy company, has pledged its support to much-loved local charity, Shining Stars ASN Theatre School, throughout 2018.  The charity, which is based close to Viridor’s Bargeddie site, has recently received funding from the company to purchase a newly branded van which will enable the team to travel to the

• Viridor North Devon Sales Executive Simon Spiers with Barnstaple & District Chamber of Commerce President Trudi Spratt and Viridor Head of Sales (South West) Sarah Joy.

Viridor becomes patron of Barnstaple & District Chamber of Commerce

Viridor, one of the UK’s biggest recycling and renewable energy companies, has joined forces with the Barnstaple & District Chamber of Commerce, becoming a patron to support its efforts as a powerful voice for the business community.  Viridor’s Head of Sales (South West) Sarah Joy said the company, part of the FTSE 250 Exeter-based Pennon

The Swedish Waste Management and Recycling Association (Avfall Sverige) delegation with Viridor's Director of Regulatory Affairs, Dan Cooke, following a tour of Viridor's £25m Newhouse glass recycling centre in Scotland.

Viridor hosts visit from Swedish Waste Management and Recycling Association

Viridor has hosted a high-level delegation from the Swedish Waste Management and Recycling Association (Avfall Sverige), giving the group a tour of its £25m Newhouse glass recycling centre in Scotland.  The two-day United Kingdom visit on September 4 and 5 by 25 Swedish delegates was organised by the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management (CIWM) Scottish Centre

Viridor and MediaCityUK, the Salford home of the broadcast giants the BBC and ITV, have renewed their partnership in a three-year contract.

Viridor and MediaCityUK renew partnership in three-year deal

Viridor and MediaCityUK, the Salford home of the broadcast giants the BBC and ITV, have renewed their partnership in a three-year contract. The seven-days-a-week contract sees Viridor collect an annual average of 210 tonnes of card/paper, 170 tonnes co-mingled mixed recycling and 800 tonnes of general waste. Viridor Logistics, Collections & Fleet Managing Director Mark

Viridor Bargeddie Logistics Unit Manager John Templeton and the team at the Bargeddie fun day.

Viridor supports Bargeddie schools with community fun day

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling and renewable energy company, once again supported the schools local to their Bargeddie advanced recycling hub at their annual parent council community fun day. St Kevin’s and Bargeddie Primary Schools hold the event each year to raise funds for the schools and once again Viridor took on the role of the

Bargeddie Logistics Unit superheroes raised more than £1,000 for a children's charity.

Viridor Bargeddie superheroes on mission for children’s charity

Bargeddie was on a mission, a mission to raise funds for children’s charity Radio Clyde Cash for Kids. It was clearly a job for a superhero…and they certainly did not disappoint. The Superhero Day attracted Superman, Wonderwoman, Spiderman, Batman, Daredevil and Captain America along with a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, the Incredible Hulk and Banana

Leadership lessons from Welsh resource boost

Viridor has today called on the UK to look to the leadership shown by Welsh Government and local authorities who today announced a boost in Welsh recycling and landfill diversion performance. Based on provisional data released by Welsh Government, the 2015/16 average combined reuse, recycling and composting rate across Wales’ 22 local authorities was 60%,

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