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REUSE JULY

As brands are rapidly producing new items of clothing and selling them inexpensively to keep up with the latest fashion trends. This is encouraging consumers to dispose of their items without thinking about it. This is known as fast fashion and has resulted in a huge amount of over-consumption. But what happens when consumer dispose…
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Could you go plastic free for the rest of July?

July is plastic free month, so are you up to the challenge of ditching the plastic for a couple of weeks? Maybe it's not as tricky as it sounds. Our very own marketing intern, Ellie Welsh, is taking on the challenge and will be sharing her plastic -free diary at the end of the month.…
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Waste World Cup 2019 Shield Winners

Last Friday the waste industry’s premier sporting event took place in Beaconsfield and Cawleys were delighted to be part of the action. The Waste World Cup which combined a great day of football with quality networking, involved an exciting mix of thrills and spills in the glorious July sunshine. Numerous waste companies including, Cawleys, Biffa,…
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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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Finance Apprentice

Role Purpose & Responsibilities: We are looking for an all-round Finance Apprentice to assist every element of the Finance team. To provide junior level support to the different functions. Deliver and demonstrate our Company values Providing administrative support as required for the existing team. To learn each element of the departments functions to be able…
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Commercial Support Administrator

Role Purpose & Responsibilities: The role is to provide support to the key account management team whilst also providing back up to our customer service team. Order processing of work which includes dealing with orders received via telephone, email, fax or post Administrative support for business retention and key account management including initial first point…
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Senior Accounts Payable

Role Purpose & Responsibilities: To manage the Accounts Payable clerk and to ensure that payments are made within clear parameters. Deliver and demonstrate our Company values: Assemble, review and verify invoices and check requests Flag and clarify any unusual or questionable invoice items or prices Sort, code and match invoices Set invoices up for payment…
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Plastic Soup: Cawleys’ Reaction to the BBC’s ‘War on Waste’ TV show

Last night’s BBC TV show ‘The War on Plastics’ was a stark reminder of the plastic pollution in our oceans. In Hugh’s words ‘we’re just adding to an ever thicker plastic soup’ with plastic being found in the stomachs of all manner of wildlife and destroying the planet’s eco-system. The show’s overriding message was to…
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How to Store Food Without Plastic

Many people have been concerned with the amount of plastic that is being produced and thrown away. UK supermarkets produce almost 1 million tonnes of plastic packaging each year which they believe keeps their fruit and vegetables fresher for long! Currently a truckload of plastic enters our oceans where it becomes a hazard for marine…
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Transport Controller – Hazardous Services

Role Purpose & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Senior Manager working within the Hazardous Waste team Route all drivers Deliver and demonstrate our Company values: Route all work for the Hazardous Services drivers Organise appropriate training for drivers Provide cover for the Administrator and Senior Manager as required Ordering PPE (personal protective equipment) for the Hazardous…
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