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Mark Woods & Stuart Mariner

June 3, 2015

Viridor acquires Commercial Recycling Ltd’s waste collection division in Dorset and Somerset

Viridor has secured the purchase of Commercial Recycling Ltd’s Waste Collection Division in Dorset and Somerset for an undisclosed amount. As part of the agreement, Commercial Recycling Ltd (CRL) will retain its waste transfer and recycling business, and will transition its collection division to Viridor on 1st June this year (2015). The handover will include

March 27, 2015

Lanarkshire school’s hat-trick

A Lanarkshire school has scored a hat-trick in a Viridor sponsored eco award and will again represent the region at the ntional final in the Scottish Parliament. Calderglen High School, East Kilbride, were selected by judges to win the Lanarkshire heat of the company’s GO4SET science, technology, engineering and maths programme in partnership with the

March 25, 2015

Archbishops Palace restoration

Viridor is proud to announce their donation of 30 tonnes of Revive® Soil Conditioner Compost to Kent Garden’s Trust to enable the Archbishops Palace Gardens to be transformed. Kent Gardens Trust tends the Apothecary’s Garden which is open to the public between May and August. The garden refurbishment is taking place twenty years after it

March 18, 2015

Budget crack down on waste criminals

Viridor, one of the UK’s largest recycling, resources and renewable energy companies, 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.

March 17, 2015

New regional director appointed

New regional director appointed

March 16, 2015

Roger Wins National Business Finance Award

Roger Wins National Business Finance Award

March 10, 2015

CoSLA Conference 2015

Viridor has teamed up with the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (CoSLA) and Zero Waste Scotland, to bring together Scotland’s council leaders, members officers and resource and waste professionals at special fringe event at Crieff Hydro on Thursday 12th March. Join us for our special fringe event: DELIVERING ZERO WASTE AGAINST AUSTERITY AGENDAS: RISKS &

March 4, 2015

All Party Sustainable Resources Group

Viridor has teamed up with the UK Parliament All Party Sustainable Resources Group (APSRG) to bring together leading resource and recycling policy makers, regulators and practitioners at a special meeting in the Palace of Westminster on Monday 9th March looking at how the next parliament can boost Britain’s circular economy.

March 3, 2015

Holyrood Waste Conference 2015

Viridor has teamed up with Scotland’s leading political and public policy journal, Holyrood, to bring together Scotland’s leading waste and resource policy makers, regulators and practitioners at a special one-day conference on Thursday 5th March at Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh.

February 19, 2015

Viridor sponsors Dunbar SciFest

Viridor has announced sponsorship of the 2015 Dunbar SciFest as part of its commitment to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), aimed at encouraging secondary school pupils across East Lothian to consider career opportunities in the green economy. The leading resources, recycling and renewable energy company, currently developing a £177m Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at


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