Yearly Archives: 2016

Cawleys welcomes new health and safety leader

Health and safety industry expert, William Furniss, will work with teams across the Cawleys business to further strengthen the company’s safety culture. The waste management industry plays a vital role in our society, processing the 228 million tonnes of waste which is generated in the UK each year, and employing over 160,000 workers, or 0.5…
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Canary Wharf case study from Cawleys

Cawleys was selected to manage the waste services for the Canary Wharf estate in 2015 because of its proven ability to work across large sites, and its exceptional ability to achieve high recycling rates, particularly through taking residual waste and passing it through its own MRF to improve recovery rates. We are pleased to publish…
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Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf has an instantly recognisable London skyline, and is a globally recognised name as the home to some of the world’s greatest companies.  The estate is a transformation of 97 acres of derelict docklands and represents one of great feats of modern British civic engineering. It is a showcase for the UK’s construction industry,…
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What happens to your Easter egg packaging?

Easter is a busy time of year for the retail industry with an estimated 80 million Easter eggs being sold annually to consumers in the UK. In addition to the UK having a sweet tooth it also means that it has a lot of excess packaging, and you may well ask, ‘what happens to your…
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Ashridge Executive Education

Cutting edge food waste recycling programme At Cawleys, we’re pleased to work alongside the forward thinking team at Ashridge Executive Education, part of Hult International Business School the world class education facility, based in Hertfordshire to develop a waste management solution that meets best practice guidelines and utilises cutting edge technologies. Last summer the Ashridge…
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Hazardous waste changes to required procedures

The Environment Agency (EA) has made a small change to the process behind hazardous waste disposal which will affect many business customers. The change is part of the government’s ‘cutting red tape’ programme, and has surprised us all in Cawleys Hazardous Services by actually reducing administration while still maintaining traceability and accountability which the Environment…
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New year, new broom – sort hazardous waste recycling!

This is the time of year for shaking up your waste management practices, making New Year’s resolutions to recycle more and achieve that zero waste to landfill target. But it’s not just your general waste that needs the attention, for some businesses, hazardous waste is a central concern. So now's the time to sort out…
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What happens to all that Christmas Packaging?

We all know that on Christmas Day it's all about the packaging; from the beautifully wrapped presents worthy of Harrods' window dressers; from the mounds of plastic encasing all the toys delivered by Santa to the foil trays crafty Nigella uses to roast her spuds. But at Christmas how much of all that packaging goes…
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