Viridor response re Beddington ERF

Viridor has been informed that confidential documents relating to the contractual process were published on the Kingston Council website. The published report included information regarding Viridor’s options on how to proceed with the project, should the cost of meeting restrictions placed by planning permissions become prohibitive.


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, on the need for “new economic realism” in the resources sector.


Over £5 million boost to the local economy

Viridor is delighted to announce that during the construction of Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF), over £5million has been spent in the local area to date. Viridor aims to provide an economic boost to the local economy by working in close partnerships with nearby suppliers, services and amenities.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Viridor wins Bournemouth contract

Following a competitive bidding process, Viridor has been awarded the interim contract to process and sell comingled recyclate materials for Bournemouth Borough Council. Beginning in January 2015, the contract will run until the end of July 2016.


Fresh thinking on waste policy

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies, today (Mon. 12th January 2015) noted the government’s response to the House of Commons Environment, Food Rural Affairs Select Committee report ‘Waste Management in England’ and called for fresh thinking from parties in the next parliament to...


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The Law on Business Waste is Changing

On 1st January 2015 new regulations for public and private waste collectors in England and Wales came into force to ensure that opportunities to recycle paper, cardboard, metal, plastic and glass are maximised.


Oxfordshire ERF completes construction

Viridor is delighted to confirm that its Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Ardley, near Bicester, has been granted its ‘Acceptance Certificate’ marking the end of the EPC contract and completion of the construction phase of the facility. The facility is now fully operational under the management of Viridor.