Director of Sustainability & SHEQ

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling and renewable energy companies, has boosted its expert senior UK team with the addition of a new director leading its sustainability, safety, health,  environment and quality functions.Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling and renewable energy companies, has boosted its expert senior UK...

27/07/2015

Green for go at £177m Dunbar ERF

Scotland’s ambitions to become a zero waste nation were today bolstered with the start of construction of Viridor’s new £177m energy recovery facility (ERF) in East Lothian, Scotland.

24/07/2015

Dunbar RNLI Lifeboat 2015

Viridor has again teamed up with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), supporting the charity’s Dunbar station 2015 Lifeboat Day.

23/07/2015

Glasgow RREC 70% milestone

Glasgow’s £154 million state-of-the-art recycling and renewable energy facility in Polmadie reached a significant milestone this month (July 2015), when the 300 strong construction team confirmed that they had finished more than 70 percent of the build. The milestone was marked with the arrival of a £5m Weir Group turbine on site...

22/07/2015

Materials Recycling Facility portal

Committed to giving the world’s resources new life, Viridor welcomes the publication of the first  tranche of quality data measuring input and output from materials recycling facilities (MRFs) across England and Wales.

21/07/2015

Dunbar ERF Newsletter

The £177m Dunbar Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at our existing rail linked Dunbar waste treatment hub in East Lothian, Scotland is now in the first stages of construction

16/07/2015

Motherwell school partnership

A local Motherwell primary school had an eco-boost before the summer break as the UK’s largest recycler, Viridor, signed an enterprise partnership with St Brendan’s Primary. The partnership aims to help educate young people about the value of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

14/07/2015

EU Circular Economy Event: 15 July

Viridor has teamed up with the UK Parliament All Party Sustainable Resources Group (APSRG) to bring together leading resource and recycling policy makers, regulators and practitioners at a special meeting in the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday 15th July looking at the EU Circular Economy Package.

14/07/2015

Beddington ERF Meet The Buyer Event

Date: 28 July 2015

29/06/2015

First Minister of Wales opens Energy Recovery Facility in Cardiff

Viridor was pleased to welcome the Rt. Hon. Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales to formally open its Trident Park, Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Cardiff on Monday (22 June).

26/06/2015

Giving the World’s resource’s new life this Recycle Week

As we head into the 12th annual National Recycling Week, the UK finds itself in a better position than ever before in terms of recycling rates and awareness – from 2010 to 2014 our national recycling rate increased by 4% to 44%.

23/06/2015

Viridor Energy Recovery Facilities Commit to Recycling Residues

Viridor is pleased to announce that its Energy Recovery Facilities (ERFs) have taken a significant step closer to becoming a fully ‘zero waste to landfill’ solution thanks to innovative technology that treats Air Pollution Control residue (APCr).

22/06/2015