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  • New Smart In-Bin Compaction Solution

    Compact General Waste In 240 L Bins In Our New Waste Compactor Flex 4240! Smart Design – Easily Extendable The new model, 4240, is an in-bin waste compactor for standard two-wheeled 240 L bins. It is a robust and stable machine that, thanks to its compact design, takes up little floor space. The 4240 is safe and convenient to use and a good finish in combination with easy ...


    By Orwak AB

  • Straight response to daily mail wheelie bin campaign

    The Daily Mail’s campaign against wheelie bins is irresponsible, says a leading industry expert. The newspaper is calling on its readers to ask their local council to be given a choice between a wheeled bin, a dustbin or a biodegradable plastic bag.The Daily Mail also claims that councils have achieved high recycling rates ...

  • Alpha Bin Care sets new standard in commercial bin cleaning services with its unique vehicle technology

    Alpha Bin Care, a leading waste management and wheeled bin cleaning and maintenance company, is redefining the industry standards in commercial cleaning with its pioneering vehicle technology, that cleans and sanitises wheeled bins whether full or empty with maximum efficiency. With over 10 years’ experience in the wheeled bin cleaning and maintenance industry, Alpha Bin Care has ...


  • Alpha Bin Care strengthens team with appointment of

    Alpha Bin Care, a leading commercial cleaner and maintainer of wheeled bin containers and waste management, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Lesley Carnall as Business Development Manager, responsible for overall sales performance in London and the South East.  This announcement comes as the company focuses on further developing its services across the South East of the UK. ...


  • Daily Mail launches campaign against `monstrous wheelie bins` - update

    The Daily Mail newspaper has launched a campaign to “stop monstrous wheelie bins engulfing our streets” called Not in My Front Yard. In today’s edition (18 June) of the Daily Mail, it devotes seven pages to the campaign and says that there is a “bin explosion” blighting ...

  • Westeria’s newly designed pusher plate bins bottom bars always axially aligned

    The recycling specialists at Westeria Fördertechnik GmbH have optimized their product line of pusher plate bins. Designed as proportioning or feed bins, these bins are used as a preliminary stage in the recycling or waste treatment process, feeding materials downstream at a continuous, controlled flow. Bin walls are built to ensure maximum useful inside width and volume. A variety of sizes ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • From curbside recycling bins to recycling carts – making the move to single stream recycling

    What’s a curbside without a traditional-looking curbside recycling container sitting on the edge?  With many cities making the switch to single stream recycling and distributing 2-wheeled carts, the curbside container may become a thing of the past.  Single stream recycling allows all materials, whether it is paper, plastic or glass to be ...

  • June 2010 sees the launch of the new Alpha Waste Supplies website dedicated to cleaning, waste and recycling products

    Alpha Bin Care, a leading waste management and wheeled bin cleaning and maintenance company, has launched its new website, www.alphawastesupplies.co.uk. This online shop offers customers a comprehensive selection of sustainable environmentally friendly janitorial, cleaning, waste management and recycling products at competitive prices. The wide range of products are perfect for commercial or ...


  • Eaton’s Aerospace Facility in Titchfield Honored for Reducing Waste Through Zero Waste-to-Landfill Program

    Eaton is honoring employees at its aerospace facility in Titchfield, U.K., for achieving "zero waste-to-landfill" by nearly eliminating all wastes sent to landfills through strategies such as recycling, re-use and new work processes. Eaton is encouraging its manufacturing sites to achieve zero waste-to-landfill as part of its waste management program and also as a means to reduce the release of ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • The Central Park Conservancy and Alcoa to Set a New Standard in Waste Removal

    The Central Park Conservancy, an internationally recognized leader in park management and restoration, has been awarded a $500,000 grant from Alcoa Foundation and an in-kind donation of aluminum valued at $140,000 from Alcoa (NYSE:AA) to design a sustainable waste management system, to increase recycling and make trash removal in the Park more efficient. The ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • Straight reveals 11% revenue increase for 2009

    Waste container supplier Straight has revealed an 11% increase in revenue for the year ended 31 December 2009 in its preliminary results. Group turnover has risen to £28.3 million up from 2008’s figure of £25.4 million. Straight chief executive  Jonathan Straight said: “I am delighted. I think we worked very hard in 2008 to fix problems in 2007 and 2008, so 2009 has ...

  • New recycling service for Stafford, UK

    Biffa are claiming a logistical success after more than 5,000 homes in Stafford are the first to receive a new recycling service. Following the award of the Stafford Borough waste collection and recycling for the next six years, Biffa has rolled out a new service that has seen more than 55,000 homes issued with a new bin to recycle their rubbish. The blue, wheeled bin will take all plastic ...


    By Biffa Waste Services Ltd

  • Recycling specialist PEL is launching Baby Jaws-an under-the-counter bottle crusher at Catex Exhibition 2013

    Winner of the Shell Award for Innovation, Baby Jaws is a green, mean recycling machine, which helps pubs, clubs, restaurants and cafés save money by reducing waste disposal costs. Baby Jaws also keeps your neighbors happy by cutting down the clutter of clinking glass being chucked out at night. Baby Jaws is now a common sight behind the counter in Irish bars and also in UK hotels and pubs. ...

  • Blackburn renews recycling contract for another 10 years

    Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council has renewed its recycling services contract with Verdant for a further 10 years. The renewed contract started in May and continues the collection of single stream commingled dry recyclables from wheeled bins used by the council’s 59,000 households. The Council’s director of regeneration and environment Peter Hunt said: “Blackburn with Darwen ...

  • Straight acquires Helesi for GBP 1.65m

    Waste and recycling container supplier Straight has acquired the business and some assets relating to the UK manufacturing operations of Helesi for £1.65 million in cash. Straight has acquired assets, including moulds and presses, relating to the manufacture of Helesi’s most popular wheeled refuse and recycling containers in the UK. It will be the first time the firm has sold its own brand of ...

  • Guide to Buying a Glass Bottle Crusher

    The best approach to manage, store and dispose of waste glass bottles is a well debated subject amongst the many bar, restaurant and hotel owners in the hospitality industry. The generally accepted practice is to collect empty glass bottles in a bottle bin which, when full, is wheeled through the bar and into a bottle storage area where the bottles are sorted and eventually collected by a waste ...

  • Blocked pumps?

    If your waste water gravity drains to a pump well for collection prior to pumping for further treatment and you are suffering from pump blockages, Huber has a screen that can solve this problem. This vertical screen can be retrofitted into an existing pump well and collects the solids prior to passing to the pump chamber. The vertical auger then elevates these screenings to ground level, ...


    By Huber SE

  • WRAP launches new recycling performance benchmarks for local authorities

    A combination of social demographic and geographical factors influences local authority kerbside dry recycling performance, according to new research by the Waste & Resources Action Programme. The report called Analysis of kerbside dry recycling performance in England 2007/08 looks at a wide range of factors that exert an influence on recycling performance, including population density, ...

  • Cuts in council spending won`t necessarily mean cuts in recycling

    Projected budget cuts in council spending, highlighted in a recent BBC survey, will not necessarily affect waste and recycling services. The BBC survey on the future of council spending, published on Monday, highlighted the estimated percentage cuts in services local authorities expect to face over the next three to five years. However, an investigation by MRW has found that some of the councils ...

  • ‘Glad wrap says commingling is an option’: Greenstar CEO

    Recycling-led waste management specialist Greenstar UK has welcomed WRAP’s report, Choosing the right recycling system, which confirms, again, that commingled recycling collections should remain an option for local authorities.The report, published to coincide with the FutureSource exhibition in London, concluded that kerbside sort collections should be preferred over single or dual stream ...


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