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Design for recycling and an integrated approach: messages from CHSA’s plastics conference 

Two dominant messages emerged from the Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) conference on plastics.  First, products packaging and processes need to be designed with recycling in mind. Second, an integrated approach, from the start to the finish of the supply ...

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Fatberg awareness is rising but 48% of Brits still pour fat down drains according to survey

Awareness of fatbergs is at an all-time high, but that has not stopped almost half the nation choosing to pour cooking oil and fat down the kitchen sink, according to new research from LanesforDrains.co.uk. In a national survey of more ...

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Addressing plastics at CHSA Conference

The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) is hosting a conference on 13 June at the National Space Centre, Leicester. Hearing from waste management experts spanning collection to recycling, delegates will gain the insight and understanding they need to address ...

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Essity invests in sustainable fibre technology

Essity is investing €37 million in technology that will enable the company to produce high quality hygiene tissue products from wheat straw. This innovative process will offer major sustainability benefits since wheat straw is an agricultural by-product and a renewable ...

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B&M Waste supports JLL’s Green Project

UK-based JLL, a world leader in the real estate industry, has recently taken further footsteps to reduce its carbon footprint. The partnership with B&M Waste led to a tree planting morning at JLL site, Spinning Jenny Way. As a Carbon ...

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Kärcher helping to Keep Britain Tidy

This week, saw Kärcher join forces with Keep Britain Tidy, the national independent environment charity, to bring the ultimate spring clean to a local walkway near Gosford Primary School in Coventry. The team of cleaning experts visited the site with ...

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Green cleaning company beats 2025 recycling target

Independent green cleaning company Bio-D has reached a target to use waste plastic in the majority of its packaging years ahead of schedule. The Hull business agreed to use at least 75 per cent recycled content by 2025 when it ...

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Churchill partners with Jangro to tackle single-use plastic consumption

Support services provider, Churchill Group, is set to dramatically reduce its single-use plastic consumption by introducing a range of recyclable cleaning products. The new products, which have been developed in partnership with Jangro, will replace Churchill’s top five cleaning products. ...

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Cleaning Green – Birmingham cleaning company goes electric

A privately-owned commercial cleaning company in Birmingham has taken delivery of its first electric cars for use in the city as part of a green commitment to go all-electric with its commercial car fleet. We Clean, whose Birmingham based clients ...

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Lanes launches ‘Be a Binner, Not a Sinner’ social media campaign

A campaign run by Lanes Group, aiming to educate the public about how to correctly dispose of sanitary items, while raising awareness about period poverty, has hit its target and donated much-needed products to charity. The “Be a Binner, Not a Sinner” social ...

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