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Keep Britain Tidy launches clean places award

Keep Britain Tidy has launched a new award to recognise public places that have achieved the very best standards of cleanliness and environmental quality. The Keep Britain Tidy Award is part of the organisation’s ongoing Clean Places campaign, to encourage everyone to play ...

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B&M advises SMEs on change in waste definition

With a customer base of over 7,000, national waste management company B&M Waste Services has issued guidance to small and medium sized companies (SMEs) of the change to the legal definition of ‘waste’. Published jointly by Defra, the Environment Agency, the ...

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B&M wins UCLan waste management contract

B&M Waste Services has pledged to help one of the UK’s largest universities to divert 100 percent of its waste away from landfill sites. The carbon neutral waste management company has won a new contract with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) ...

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GOJO takes Environmental Champion award

GOJO Industries-Europe has been awarded the ACM Greener Path Land Diversion Award and is leading the way in environmental performance by achieving ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ during 2015. Last year, GOJO launched their GOJO 2020 Sustainable Value Strategies and Goals ...

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Emprise signs new five-year deal with the British Library

Emprise Services has been awarded a new five-year contract with the British Library to manage cleaning, waste management, pest control, window cleaning, washroom services and specialist cleaning. Emprise  was one of five companies in the selection process and has provided its ...

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B&M Waste delivers award winning training

Carbon Neutral waste management company B&M Waste Services is furthering its commitment to its employees by making training and educational opportunities more readily available. B&M Waste Services currently has 10 employees training for a range of different NVQ’s including customer service and ...

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Entry deadline for 2016 recycling ‘Oscars’ nears

Businesses, charities and local authorities have until midday on 4 March to showcase their efforts in recycling and reuse by entering the 2016 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management. The awards are free to enter, by submitting a 500 word summary. ...

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Protecting the environment

Waste management is a concern for many businesses, particularly those that store/use fuels, chemicals and other hazardous materials. Removing and disposing of this waste safely is essential for legislative reasons and to protect the environment – infact waste management and ...

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Mitie’s pest control business secures new combined contract with Network Rail

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Mitie’s pest control business has secured a new contract with Network Rail.  The seven-year contract for environmental on-track support services will see Mitie  deliver a unique, combined service incorporating trackside pest control, fly tipping clearance and sanitation support. Peter Trotman, ...

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RWM Ambassadors call for improvement to waste data collection

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 findings of exclusive report show how improved datasets could drive key decision-making and underpin stronger Government policies RWM Ambassadors have published their exclusive report of waste data collection in the UK at an All-Party Parliamentary Sustainable Resource Group (APSRG) event ...

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