Tag: recycling

Plastics, Pollution, Evolution

Plastics, Pollution, Evolution Ocean Plastics

Plastics, Pollution, Evolution The Economist guides us, the BBC encourages us but are you willing to go to any lengths? This is a call to follow Trump’s example and use our trade to our advantage, or rather the advantage of the world. The Economist highlights the quantitative issue of plastic recycling. It finishes by rightly […]

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 […]

Recycling is a complicated business

Recycling is a complicated business Recycling is a complicated business. Oxo biodegradable plastics, China and humble plastic drum, IBC and 25 litre plastic container.

Recycling is a complicated business. Recycling is a complicated business. Oxo biodegradable plastics, China and humble plastic drum, IBC and 25 litre plastic container. You only need to take a quick look at the recent MRW to see how complex recycling is. The issue also highlights the need for continuous supplier due diligence, to avoid […]

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 […]

Increase in recycling stocks increase in Insurance

Increase in recycling stocks increase in Insurance fires due to hazardous waste

INCREASE IN RECYCLING STOCKS INCREASE IN INSURANCE Increase in recycling stocks increase in insurance may occur. As recyclable material stops moving to China, there will be increased pressure to hold stocks at recovery and transfer facilities. The track record of fires in the industry has increased Environment Agency vigilance on stocks occurring outside licensed conditions. […]

Waste Hierarchy – Drum Man has arrived! our new team member

Waste Hierarchy – Drum Man has arrived! our new team member waste hierarchy - drum man has arrived!

Waste Hierarchy – Drum Man https://prdservices.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/VIDEO-1_WASTE-HIERARCHY_V7.mp4 Drum Man – Waste Hierarchy Welcome to Packaging Reuse, looking forward to seeing what Drum Man finds to talk about. The first version talks about the waste hierarchy and how companies can work with the environment and businesses. Ensure the best methods appropriate are used. We can help you […]

Increase in waste crime | RWM Exhibition | PRDServices

Increase in waste crime | RWM Exhibition | PRDServices INCREASE IN WASTE CRIME

Increase in waste time ‘Fresh from the show LAST week – RWM Exhibition’ So, if low value raw materials such as mixed rigid plastics and lightly contaminated materials find their way into the landfill waste stream the chances of contractors comitting waste crime and sustaining the landfill tax charges are limited. As Emma Howard Boyd, […]