Northern Powerhouse resource network key to stagnating UK recycling

Viridor, one of the UK’s leading recycling, resources and renewable energy companies, today (Thursday 26th November 2015) called on the UK to follow the northern powerhouse model for regional resource networks to boost stagnating national recycling rates.

26/11/2015

Trident Park ERF Education Centre opens its doors

Viridor’s Education Visitor Centre at Trident Park Energy Recovery Facility, opened in June by the Welsh First Minister, has received its first visitors.

20/11/2015

Viridor supports East Lothian Council unsung heroes

Viridor, the recycling, resources and distributed energy company developing a £177m energy recovery facility (ERF) at Dunbar, East Lothian, last night (12th November) presented the East Lothian Council ‘Unsung Hero’ Star Award to Keith Christie of the council’s outdoor education team.

19/11/2015

GO4SET education launch in Moray

School teams from Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire and Moray eagerly attended the launch of the Go4SET competition. This annual competition encourages pupils to gain an understanding of how maths, science, engineering and technology (STEM) is a central part of the world around them and gives an insight into future careers.

12/11/2015

Awards success for £25m Lanarkshire glass plant

A £25m Scottish glass recycling facility, opened by the Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment, Richard Lochhead MSP in September, has won a Scottish Government backed circular economy award.

09/11/2015

BBC Sunday Politics talks to Viridor

BBC One’s flagship politics programme, The Sunday Politics, talked to Viridor this week about recycling, resources and global commodity markets.

07/11/2015

Viridor Stadium drives up recycling for fans of Taunton Town FC

Viridor is proud to announce their continued sponsorship of local football team, Taunton Town FC.

05/11/2015

Viridor completes sale of Whitehead landfill

Viridor has completed the sale and transfer of its Whitehead landfill restoration, Wigan, to commercial property developer, NPL Group.

27/10/2015

Trident Park (Cardiff) ERF short listed for National Award

Viridor’s £223m flagship Welsh energy recovery facility, opened by the Welsh First Minister, the Rt. Hon. Carwyn Jones AM, on Monday 22nd June, has been short listed for a prestigious national award.

13/10/2015

Viridor Appointed on £700m Clyde Valley Residual Waste Project

Viridor has been appointed preferred bidder for the £700m Clyde Valley Residual Waste project.

09/10/2015

Scottish awards nominations for Viridor

Viridor has been shortlisted for a string of Scottish awards nominations at two industry-leading conferences.

07/10/2015

Welsh Government Minister visits Trident Park ERF

Viridor welcomed Julie James AM, Deputy Minister for Skills Technology, Welsh Government to Trident Park Energy Recovery Facility in Cardiff yesterday (5th October). The Deputy Minister was joined by the Senior Vice Chairman and Director of ICE (Institute Civil Engineers Wales).

06/10/2015