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Viridor Cardiff team dance for Comic Relief

The Viridor team in Cardiff will be revealing their song and dance talents before a Saturday night national TV audience after an out of this world performance with Doctor Who’s nemesis, the Daleks, in front of the Millennium Centre for BBC One’s Let’s Sing & Dance for Comic Relief. Red noses, brooms and hi-viz jackets

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Sorting the supermarket food tray waste mountain – Getting plastic packaging sorted with Viridor, Nextek, BBC’s The One Show

One of the UK’s leading recyclers Viridor has teamed up with packaging specialist Nextek to find a way to sort the supermarket food tray waste mountain. Similar to the issue of coffee cups, the companies are seeking to end the over 1.3 billion of black plastic ready meal trays sold by UK supermarkets needlessly being

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Trident Park Energy Recovery Facility Open Day, 11th March 2017

Following the success of previous events, Viridor, in partnership with Prosiect Gwyrdd, is hosting an open day on Saturday 11th March 2017 at its Trident Park Energy Recovery Facility in Cardiff, for members of the local community to learn about what currently happens to non-recyclable household waste in South East Wales. Mark Poole, Education Centre

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Beddington Farmlands Walks, hosted by the Viridor Beddington Team – Friday 24th February 10.30

Viridor is hosting an open day on Friday 24th February at its Beddington site for members of the community to explore the 120 hectare site. The event follows the success of events held during 2016 with over 50 people finding out more about waste management and ecological habitats in Sutton. Currently the landfill site at

Viridor Ardley ERF Education Team at CareersFest 2017

Future looks bright for talent pipeline at Viridor following CareersFest 2017

Viridor praised CareersFest 2017 after two successful days at Oxfordshire’s most reputable careers advice and information event for students aged 14-19 years. . The education team from Viridor’s Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Ardley, Oxfordshire attended the event and drew a crowd to their stand by showing how energy is harnessed from the resources around

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Innovative fund to support Peterborough’s projects

Viridor launches Viridor in Peterborough (ViP) Community Benefit Fund comprising funding of £20,000 a year plus additional contributions to support community led projects and organisations in and around Peterborough.   Applications are now being accepted with an easy to use criteria guide now available online.   Viridor works in partnership with Peterborough City Council to

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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

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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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Lakeside Energy from Waste facility

Viridor today (25th October 2016) responded to the announcement by Rt. Hon. Charles Grayling MP of government approval for a third runway at Heathrow Airport, London. A Viridor spokesperson said: “Viridor notes the Government’s decision regarding airport expansion in the south east. “Viridor will now seek to ensure that the award-winning Lakeside Energy from Waste

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Waste keeps the lights on as UK turns to a brave new future away from coal

Reflecting on the news earlier this month, for what is believed to be the first time on record, the National Grid confirmed that no electricity was generated from coal burning facilities over a four hour period on the morning of 10 May in the UK. As the UK energy capacity gap decreases year on year,

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