Monthly Archives: November 2021

Jurassic Grill roars about recycling

We've teamed up with Northants based restaurant, Jurassic Grill, to help the restaurant boost its eco-friendly credentials and maximise its recycling rates. As the first dinosaur themed restaurant of its kind in the UK, Jurassic Grill is doing all it can to be eco-friendly and striving to become carbon neutral. From moving away from toy…
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Let’s avoid facemask litter this time around

Today marks the return of wearing facemasks in shops and other settings and, whilst we all accept that this a necessary move, it's vital that we all consider the enviornmental impact at the same time. A lot of work has been done in recent months to ensure that the fight against climate change is at…
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Christmas Recycling Tips

With Christmas just around the corner it truly is the time to relax and enjoy the festivities, however each year there's always an excess of waste. We overuse wrapping paper, leftovers are at an all time high, Christmas cards pop though our doors everyday, and we have a million empty chocolate wrappers. However there are…
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Cawleys Christmas Hours 2021

Collecting & Operating Hours 2021 We would like to let you know about our Christmas and New Year operating changes so that you can plan your waste collection requirements.  Dependant on the type of service you receive collections and operating hours may differ so please ensure that you read the following information carefully as it…
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Q and A with AJ Cycles

As a third-generation family run business with over 70 years’ experience, here at Cawleys we truly care about our clients, our local community and delivering sustainable solutions that will benefit your business and the planet for generations to come. That's why joining forces with a fellow family run business AJ Cycles with similar values to…
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Wenlock’s Eco-Warriors MRF Tour

We recently were fortunate enough to have some young Eco Warriors from Wenlock Junior School for a tour of our MRF site.  Our Operations Director Nigel Ingram took the small group from Wenlock round the facility showing them the process that goes into recycling of the various waste streams we have coming into our facility…
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Green Apple Award Win

Celebrations are in order as we are proud to announce that Cawleys has been confirmed as the winner of a prestigious Bronze Green Apple Award at a celebratory ceremony held at London’s Horse Guards Hotel. This is a fantastic achievement for us and was won on the back of our tireless investment into ensuring a…
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We adopted an elephant!

Last night we attended the Keech Hospice Care Big Trunk Trail charity auction where the elephant sculptures that have lined the streets of Luton for the last few months were auctioned to raise money for Keech Hospice. A MASSIVE £231,500 was raised for this outstanding local charity which offers invaluable support to so many. Cawleys want to…
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Electric Trucks at UH

With the government discussing the ongoing issues of the transport sector at COP26, November 10th marked Transport day.  Several initiatives are being launched today to help ensure a global and equitable transition to ZEVs and support the acceleration of transport decarbonisation. The government yesterday announced the end of sale of new non-zero emission HGVs up…
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COP26 Transport Day

National Transport day falls on the 10th of November during the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26). The transport sector is a crucial target in achieving sustainability goals at COP26.  Transport day will see important topics, such as the expansion of the electric vehicles market, the ongoing issue around lithium-ion battery (LIB)…
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