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Local authorities dealt with over 1 million fly-tipping incidents in 2022/23

The latest update from the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) finds that there were 1.08 million fly-tipping incidents in 2022/23, a decrease of one per cent from the 1.09 million reported in 2021/22. Of the fly-tipping incidents ...

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Tis the season to waste 

As the festive season approaches, Waste Managed, a leading UK waste management company, is shedding light on the alarming environmental impact of Christmas waste.   Data reveals that there is a 30 per cent surge in waste production during the ...

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Delphis Eco trials Quiver’s emissionless deliveries in London

Eco-friendly cleaning products company, Delphi’s Eco, which supplies innovative products to the commercial and retail markets, has this week launched a pilot scheme to trial emissionless same-day and next-day deliveries for its London business and retail customers. As part of ...

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Plan to plant with Jangrow

Jangro, the largest network of independent janitorial distributors in the UK and Ireland, has introduced ‘Jangrow’, its innovative tree planting scheme. This initiative will see infant cell trees gifted to customers, which can then be planted in their own grounds ...

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Hydrogen boost to help power Kimberly-Clark towards 100% green energy target

Three green hydrogen projects that Kimberly-Clark is developing with energy industry partners have won places on the UK Government’s Hydrogen Business Model Strategy (HBMS) shortlist. The scheme will kickstart the UK’s low carbon hydrogen economy by funding a first-round allocation of 250MW of ...

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Kingdom Cleaning plants 150 trees in new community woodland

Kingdom Cleaning colleagues and partners have joined forces to plant 150 trees in a new community woodland in Bedford, as the firm continues to champion ‘professional cleaning with a conscience’. Organised by Kingdom Cleaning’s Operations Director, Shaun Wall, and the ...

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World first plastic free bottles for commercial cleaning products

Innovative Biovate Hygienics has announced the ground-breaking launch of one of the world’s first plastic free paper bottles for commercial cleaning products. The fast-growing start-up was co-founded last year by experienced environmental entrepreneur Nick Winstone with a mission to drive ...

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Hive Cleaning’s tree planting project takes root in Devon

Hive Cleaning has acquired a parcel of meadow land, which it will begin returning back to traditional broadleaf forest over the next 15 years and have renamed it Hive Wood. The groundbreaking reforestation and rewilding programme of Rosedown Meadow in ...

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Simply Washrooms is B Corp certified

Workplace hygiene and washroom services provider Simply Washrooms has announced it has become B Corp certified. In recognition of its drive for environmental and social responsibility, it joins a growing group of companies reinventing business by pursuing purpose as well ...

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First Mile podcast series shines a light on climate heroes 

The latest series of the inspirational “Climate Heroes” podcast series, which showcases the people striving to provide solutions to the climate crisis, will be launched this week (22 February) by recycling company, First Mile.  Listeners can tune in every week to ...

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