Viridor employee remembered with Taunton cancer hospital donation

A Viridor employee has been remembered by the Taunton-based company and the town’s Rotary Club with a £1,000 donation to a vital cancer service.

14/02/2018

Viridor signs five-year contract with University of Plymouth

Viridor has signed a five-year contract with one the South West’s leading educational and research institutions – the University of Plymouth – to manage its hazardous and non-hazardous waste across all university campuses in Devon.

09/02/2018

Construction progress marked at £252m Avonmouth RRC

Foundations at Viridor’s £252m Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) in Avonmouth are now taking shape with concrete piles creating a solid base for the main development.

05/02/2018

Minister welcomes Viridor’s £1.2bn energy recovery investment

Viridor’s investment of more than £1.2 billion in the development of a network of UK advanced energy recovery facilities has been welcomed by Resources Minister Thérèse Coffey, who said this formed part of a strategy which would help the UK to become a world leader in resource efficiency.

24/01/2018

Viridor donation helps kit out football stars of the future

Chirnside Juniors football club will be able to buy new training equipment for its young players after receiving a £400 donation from Viridor’s Charitable Donations Committee.

18/01/2018

Viridor welcomes the Government’s 25-Year Environment Plan

Viridor welcomes the clear ambition laid out in the 25-Year Environment Plan, and especially the Government’s commitment to publish a new Resources and Waste strategy in 2018 aimed at making the UK a world leader in resource efficiency. Viridor and its parent company Pennon has previously urged the Government to put resource...

17/01/2018

Viridor’s 2,500 teddy collection helps to give kids a special Christmas

A van filled with more than 2,500 teddies was just one of the collections recycling and renewable energy company Viridor carried out over the festive season to help give almost 60,000 children a gift at Christmas.

10/01/2018

Viridor helps local stars to shine in Bargeddie

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling and renewable energy company, has pledged its support to the much-loved local charity, Shining Stars ASN Theatre School, throughout 2018.

19/12/2017

Beddington’s latest habitat creation now underway

Work is now underway at the 120Ha Beddington Farmlands, Sutton, to create a new wet grassland habitat as part of the ongoing restoration management programme for the landfill site. Earlier in the year infrastructure to support this habitat was installed and now excavation work is taking place to dig down to the water table before...

15/12/2017

One million tonnes of rubbish transformed into energy at Ardley ERF

Viridor and Oxfordshire County Council have marked the one-millionth tonne of residual waste received at the Ardley Energy Recovery Facility this week (11 December 2017), all of it used to create valuable renewable energy.

12/12/2017

Viridor and Lewes District Council sign new contract

Viridor and Lewes District Council have signed a new contract which will see the Crayford Material Recycling Facility receive an estimated 7,000tpa of co-mingled with glass recyclate.

01/12/2017

AVONMOUTH ERF DELIVERING BENEFITS TO THE LOCAL ECONOMY

Construction at Viridor’s Avonmouth Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) is making strong progress with local suppliers now helping to cement the foundations of the £252m project. As part of Viridor’s commitment to delivering benefits to local businesses, Viridor has now spent over £1.5m within 20 miles of the Avonmouth site with...

27/11/2017