Category: Uncategorized

Plastic Recycling in Africa

Plastic Recycling in Africa

Plastic Recycling in Africa taking action where it counts! WasteAid are a charity focussed on helping to improve conditions for people in developing nations through education on waste management and recycling. Tackling some of the largest polluters on the planet, WasteAid are addressing the devastating effects plastic pollution can have not just locally but globally. […]

Are You Paying Too Much For Packaging?

Are You Paying Too Much For Packaging? New and reconditioned packaging

Are You Paying Too Much For Packaging? We often hear about how important renewables and recycling is for the environment. We know this often comes with drawbacks for business; either coming at a cost or causing a loss in quality or efficiency. As a result, these issues create important business decisions as well as environmental […]

Is There Plastic in our Water?

Is There Plastic in our Water? Plastic Pollution

Is There Plastic In Our Water? Increasingly, we hear about the importance of embracing recycling, renewables & eco-friendly practices with plastics being a large problem-area on which to focus. Plastics used in both domestic and industrial domains alike, are often viewed as a one-use, disposable materials given little further thought. Plastics are however, designed to […]

Changing Habits; Changing Lives—Saving The Planet.

Changing Habits; Changing Lives—Saving The Planet. coffee cups

CupClub: 'Like city bike rental for cups' CupClub: ‘Like city bike rental for cups’ Changing habits, changing lives, saving the planet – With all the noise over coffee cup recycling there have been lots of suggestions available. This is by far my favourite one, and it taps into the genuine issue of ‘joined up thinking’ […]

I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice?

I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice? waste bottles

Environmental Costs I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice? Latte levy, bottle deposit scheme, oceans awash with plastic. Outrage, disgust and concern. Are you willing to pay the actual cost of living on this planet? The BRC response to the recent attempts to move towards a […]

Who will help the enforcers?

Who will help the enforcers? Who will help the enforcers?

Who will help the enforcers? It’s not all about offshore accounts. Who will help the enforcers? It’s not all about offshore accounts. Payment by cash for scrap metal and ignoring the spirit and the letter of waste licensing law. How local authority, police, HMRC and the Environment Agency are trapped in budget cutting inaction. Recycling […]

WM3: What You Need To Know | PRD Services

In July WM3, or Waste Management 3, came into force. This is the latest technical guidance provided by the Environmental Agency on how to both assess and clarify waste, building on the previous, no outdated guidance provided in WM2. In many ways a clarification of existing regulations, it has however placed more onerous expectations on […]