Category Archives: Recycling

What does TEEP waste legislation mean?

We understand and appreciate that for smaller businesses it can be hard to keep up with changes in the latest environmental legislation. Your priority will be actually running the business. Cash flow, sales and staff issues are probably top priorities, well ahead of 'how do I know if my waste management is compliant with the…
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Winning with Cawleys, congratulations!

Congratulations to Kelly, winner of the Cawleys Winter Competition. As our regular customers will know we are always encouraging best waste management and recycling practices and we will be running another activity soon to reward the best ideas. If you want to turn over a new leaf in the new year and review your waste…
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Food recycling – three good reasons to prevent food waste

Why is food waste recycling such an important subject? First of all it is just good common sense not to waste food, from the point of view of our own money. WRAP and the Institute of Food Research have estimated that every household in England spends £420 a year on food which is thrown away.…
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How to recycle batteries properly

How many gifts will you give or receive this Christmas which will include a battery?  Can you think of a room at your place of work or at home which doesn’t have a battery in it?  And most importantly, do you know how to recycle batteries properly? In the UK we throw away about 620…
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The power of the KISS

More of us should be asking ‘Where does that come from?’ It’s such a simple question, but it could be so powerful, if more of us asked it more often. Earlier this year a report from IFF Research and Achilles revealed that nearly one in five (18%) companies in the UK holds absolutely no information…
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WasteSolve success: It always comes down to people!

Hot off the press: we’re a finalist for the Environmental Leadership Award for Organisational Behavioural Change with our client Fresh Olive.  So proud of the team here at WasteSolve for all their work in delivering this project, but most of all to Fresh Olive for being such a dynamic responsive team.  Like everything in life…
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Eco Fashion

The industry really got the Eco Fashion message across in Fashion Week this year, so there’s lots to celebrate and show off for anyone who wants to feel good about what they wear and there’s some great ways to use your buying power for good.  (more…)
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Sustainable practices

Phew, the day before Christmas and of course we’re still thinking about sustainable practices!  And no it doesn’t ever stop, especially at this time of year… Actually by now, at work, the vast majority of waste which is generated by the festive season has already been dealt with.  I know in our home lives we’re still…
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