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.


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...


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.


Green light for £177 million East Lothian ERF

Scotland’s ambitions to be a zero waste nation were boosted today (28th November) as Viridor announced final approval for a £177m energy recovery facility (ERF) at its existing rail linked Oxwellmains waste treatment hub in East Lothian, Scotland.


Scottish waste crime crackdown

Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling, resources and waste management partner, today (26th November 2014) backed Scottish Government action to tackle waste crime.


Reuse Shop celebrates one-year success

The Reuse Shop at Viridor’s Priorswood Recycling Centre, Taunton, Somerset is celebrating a year of growing success.


Scottish Young Recycler of the Year

Viridor’s Katie Ferrie has been named as Scottish Young Recycler of the Year at the Scottish Government’s Scottish Resources Awards.


Backing Commons Cttee call for DEFRA action



Government figures show slow progress

Viridor today commented on the release of waste statistics for the UK.