Archbishops Palace restoration

Viridor is proud to announce their donation of 30 tonnes of Revive® Soil Conditioner Compost to Kent Garden’s Trust to enable the Archbishops Palace Gardens to be transformed.


Pennon Group announce new Chair

Pennon Group, parent company of Viridor and South West Water, has announced that Ken Harvey, who has served as Chairman since March 1997, has decided to retire from the Board on 31 July 2015 following the Company’s 2015 AGM.


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.


Health and Safety progress for cyclists

Viridor is proud to announce that its commercial fleet in the London area has been fitted with advanced safety technology as part of their commitment to road safety.


New regional director appointed

Viridor is pleased to confirm the appointment of Derek Edwards as South East Regional Director (Recycling and Resources Division) who will be based at the company’s Materials Recycling Facility in Crayford, Kent.


Roger Wins National Business Finance Award

Roger Jones, Management Accountant at Viridor has been named Accountant of the Year at the Business Finance Awards 2015; a national awards scheme organised by Financial Director magazine.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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...