New Civil Engineer: Waste Not. Want Not.

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09/06/2015

Recycling centre’s excellence recognised

Viridor’s Priorswood Recycling Centre has been recognised for its innovation, quality and performance when it was short listed in the prestigious Let’s Recycle Awards for Excellence in the best Civic Amenity Site of the Year category. 

21/05/2015

Pennon announces preliminary results

Today (20 May) Pennon released its unaudited results for the financial year ended 31 March 2015.

20/05/2015

Save £500 on your little princess

As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcome home baby Princess Charlotte they, like many couples, will be tackling the daily duties that come with being new parents, most notably nappies.

06/05/2015

Energy plant gets final go-ahead

Viridor welcomes today’s judicial outcome, confirming due procedure was followed by the London Borough of Sutton when deciding to grant planning permission for the company’s proposed Energy Recovery Facility in Beddington.

28/04/2015

Viridor landfill closures confirmed

Viridor is proud to announce that after 35 years of service its Ardley landfill site in Oxfordshire will no longer be taking non-hazardous waste.

10/04/2015

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

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 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

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.

04/02/2015

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

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...

12/01/2015