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Facing the ‘Fatberg’

Facing the Fatberg: Nicky Severn, Marketing Manager from Cawleys explores the world of Fatbergs Following the news that a massive 64 metre ‘fatberg’ was discovered in Devon recently, the problem of unsuitable items in our sewerage system has been catapulted into the public eye. The fatberg which consisted of a huge build-up of fat, oil,…
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DEFRA’s Resources and Waste Strategy for England

The UK government’s last, full waste strategy was published eleven years ago, long before concern over climate change, plastic in our oceans, and unsustainable packaging reached its current level. So the publication of DEFRA’s Waste and Resource Strategy is big news, not just for the waste industry, but for a country that’s increasingly worried about…
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Energise your waste

The last week in January has been earmarked as the UK’s Big Energy Saving Week. With a focus on helping people cut their energy bills and making homes more energy efficient, there is a natural tie-in with the environmental issues. Not to mention the on-going targets to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels to power…
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‘Haz’ your business gone hazardous?

Even if you don’t know it, most businesses produce some degree of hazardous waste. But did you know that it can be collected and recycled just like other waste streams? When it comes to waste it’s not always easy to tell which items are and aren’t hazardous. If you’re busy running your business, it’s likely…
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MTA Awards Finalist

Finalist in Motor Transport Awards 2018 – Best Use of Technology. Cawleys was acknowledged by the judges as ‘a great example of an SME embracing innovation’.
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Cawleys Christmas Operating Hours 2016

Christmas & New Year Arrangements 2016/17 We are pleased to provide all our customers with information about our office opening hours and collection arrangements during the Christmas and New Year festive period. Christmas and New Year waste collection arrangements All our collections will be made as near as possible to your normal collection day. Because our…
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