Category Archives: Health And Safety

Banish Winter Workplace Blues with Solarspot

One of Cawleys newest recycling clients is Solarspot, a Milton Keynes based provider of daylight system sun tunnels. In high demand from both commercial and residential property owners, Solarspot's glass sun tunnels require a significant volume of packaging to keep them damage-free and in tip-top condition. Much of this packaging is card based, meaning in…
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New technology to combat bin fatalities

Unfortunately, the number of people seeking shelter in waste and recycling bins is on the rise. Cold weather, increasing levels of homelessness, and ill-informed decisions, regularly lead people to climb into these bins to escape the elements. In some extreme cases the consequences of this can be fatal. In a bid to combat this, here…
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Introducing our new hazardous expert

At Cawleys we have long been proud of our cutting-edge hazardous waste service. From toxic liquids and animal waste, to oils and lithium batteries, we offer a bespoke service for clients who need a more specialist approach to the waste they produce. What is hazardous waste? Hazardous waste is defined as anything that has the…
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Recycling Lithium-Ion batteries with Cawleys

Cawleys now provides a one-stop-shop with the ability to collect, store, pack, export and ensure the recycling of Lithium-Ion batteries, as used in Electric Vehicles and Plug-in Hybrids. The company is one of the first in the waste management industry to tackle Lithium-Ion battery waste in the automotive sector head on. Cawleys has been dealing…
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Dealing with contaminated waste

          Contaminated in transit For some, receiving a contaminated load, perhaps tainted accidently through transit, is a business nightmare. Not only can you suffer the loss of lost stock but there’s also the tricky business of disposing of the now hazardous items.  Let alone thinking about whether this waste can be…
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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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