Careers   |   Contact Us
 

News & Blogs

• Bristol North West Foodbank receiving the £2,500 donation from Viridor and their construction partners at Avonmouth Resource Recovery Centre to mark their safe and considerate working achievement.

Viridor Avonmouth Resource Recovery Centre reaches half a million safe working hours

UK recycling and renewable energy company Viridor and its construction partners, CNIM S.A. and Clugston Construction Ltd, have celebrated achieving half a million man hours at the Avonmouth Centre – equivalent to over 57 years – without time lost to accident or injury and has been recognised for working to a very high level of

Ealing the latest London borough transforming waste with Viridor

Ealing Council is the latest in a string of the capital’s council’s who have chosen to boost their recycling with Viridor. The move will see the council move to a simpler, consumer friendly ‘commingled’ recycling system allowing residents to recycle more in one blue bin, whilst allowing advanced technology to do the rest. The contract

Nick Gibb MP transforming waste in West Sussex

Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton and Minister of State for Schools, Nick Gibb MP, helped transform waste last week when he visited Ford Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in West Sussex.  The Conservative MP visited the site to learn more about boosting recycling, the work of the site’s visitors centre and the importance

New Scottish Regional Managing Director for Viridor

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling, resources and renewable energy company, has announced the appointment of Mr. Paul Brown as its new Scottish Regional Managing Director effective from 1st February.  Moving from a senior role at Scottish Power Energy Networks, Mr Brown will head the Scottish recycling and resources division of a company investing £500m in Scotland.

Scottish businesses urged to recycle food waste

Food businesses in Scottish towns urged to recycle more as part of new regulations. Businesses which generate more than 5kg of food waste per week are now required by law to have it collected separately for recycling. Changes to the Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012 came into force on 1 January, replacing a previous requirement with

Councils continue to count the cost of contaminated recycling this Christmas

UK councils are continuing to count the cost of contamination this Christmas.  That was the message from Chris Jonas, Director of Business Development at Viridor – one of the UK’s largest recyclers. Against a backdrop of local authority consultations on responses to austerity, Viridor has called on council’s to act, following best practice in the

The Scotsman Interview : Ian McAulay

Viridor CEO talked recently to The Scotsman : ‘Scotland’s National Newspaper’ about transforming waste, commodity markets and why he prefers a book to a Kindle. Read the full article here.

Viridor driving Mission Christmas

Trafford based staff from Viridor, a leading UK recycling and renewable energy company will be busy collecting donated toys from Greater Manchester residents from over 300 locations to support Key 103’s Cash for Kids, Mission Christmas campaign. The donated toys will ensure over 30,000 Greater Manchester children living in poverty get to open a gift

Viridor celebrates Highland Council Quality Awards

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling, resources and distributed energy company, who provide a range of services to Highland Council including glass recycling across an area the size of Belgium, once again celebrated the best in public service by supporting the Highland Council Quality Awards. Viridor presented the Highland Council Award for Supporting Strong, Safe and Empowered

BBC National News – Viridor transforming food waste

“We can take that material and squeeze the energy out of it so that people, by recycling their food waste, are actually helping keep the lights on.”  That was the message from Viridor’s Director of External Affairs, Dan Cooke, speaking to BBC as part of a package broadcast on BBC 6 O’Clock News, 10 O’Clock

LATEST TWEETS

FOLLOW US @viridorUK

 

Statistics from @WRAP_UK show £810 food thrown away by the average UK family per year, which equates to £20b worth… https://t.co/MWiByNGh7k

Wishing you a happy 'International Tea Day 2018', did you know that 6 recycled tea bags could produce enough electr… https://t.co/3N86gIIaKh

Its Feedback Friday! A lovely review from one of our happy customers! Thank you for the kind words. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Find ou… https://t.co/2Zt8eeFHf5

If you are enjoying a drink over the festive season, please don't forget our #CircularEconomy superheroes and recyc… https://t.co/O2k9WxgNQ5

<% end_control %>