Budget crack down on waste criminals

Viridor today (18th March 2015) welcomed the announcement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer to crack down on waste criminals whilst noting the missed opportunity to support an industry at a critical point of inflection.

18/03/2015

CoSLA Conference 2015

Viridor has teamed up with the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (CoSLA) and Zero Waste Scotland, to bring together Scotland’s council leaders, members officers and resource and waste professionals at special fringe event at Crieff Hydro on Thursday 12th March.

10/03/2015

Cardiff ERF Operational and Energy Efficient

Viridor is pleased to confirm that the construction and commissioning phase of its Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at Trident Park, Cardiff has been completed. The project was delivered on time and on budget and the facility is now fully operational under Viridor’s management.

09/03/2015

Comment on Aylesford Newsprint Ltd closure

Viridor Resource Management (VRM) – the company’s trading arm for recycled commodities – supplies high quality recovered paper (‘news and pams’) to ANL as well as other reprocessors of secondary commodities across the UK, Europe and beyond.

27/02/2015

Councils counting the cost of cuts

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies, today (Tuesday 24th February 2015) commented on the latest CIWM / Ricardo-AEA Report ‘Waste of the front line – Challenges and innovations’, echoing the warning that UK councils are counting the cost of cuts in communications.

24/02/2015

Viridor sponsors Dunbar SciFest

Viridor has announced sponsorship of the 2015 Dunbar SciFest as part of its commitment to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), aimed at encouraging secondary school pupils across East Lothian to consider career opportunities in the green economy.

19/02/2015

Viridor Chief backs investing in Perth

The Chief Executive of one of the UK’s largest resources, recycling and renewable energy companies this week backed Perth as an international investment location. Mr. Ian McAulay, Chief Executive of FTSE 250 Pennon Group’s resources arm, Viridor, backed the city on a visit to the firm’s £23m waste electrical and electronic equipment...

18/02/2015

Need for new economic realism

Following the publication of last week’s DEFRA’s report: ‘Resource Management: A catalyst for growth and productivity ’, Viridor Chief Executive Ian McAulay has written exclusively for the industry’s leading news site, Letsrecycle.com on the need for “new economic realism” in the resources sector.

09/02/2015

Viridor wins Lewisham recycling contract

Viridor is pleased to announce they have been awarded the contract to process and sell dry recyclate materials from the London Borough of Lewisham. Beginning in December 2014, the contract will run for twelve months.

03/02/2015

Viridor secures contract for NHS Trusts in Devon

Viridor is pleased to announce that following a competitive tendering process it has secured a five year contract to process and treat the waste and recycling for three NHS Trusts in Devon.

23/01/2015

South Lanarkshire contract win

Viridor today (22nd January 2015) confirmed that it has retained an important contract with Scotland’s fifth largest local authority to transform waste across council offices and depots, schools, libraries, day care and community centres.

22/01/2015

GO4SET Glasgow education launch

Viridor, in partnership with Glasgow City Council, has launched its annual science and technology educational programme, designed to encourage secondary school pupils across Glasgow to consider career opportunities in the green economy.

15/01/2015