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University of Bedfordshire

More than 24,000 students from over 100 countries, and 1,200 members of staff. The  University of Bedfordshire has more than 24,000 students from over 100 countries, and 1,200 members of staff.  Reflecting the lively life of the university, Cawleys provides an energetic waste collection service at each of the university sites. From  the university’s flagship…
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Pratt’s Bananas

A highly streamlined and efficient waste management service. Cawleys is proud to have worked for Pratts for several years and to have developed a highly streamlined and efficient waste management service for them. As one of Europe’s key suppliers of bananas and pineapples, impeccable environmental credentials are vital to Pratts, and ensuring no food waste reaches…
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We STILL want your #RecyclingHolidaySpam! – Cawleys’ Competition

You’ve probably been subjected to #holidayspam all summer – friends and family snapping summery holiday shots clogging up your Facebook and Twitter feed. Well we you to bombard us with your #recyclingholidayspam as part of our Cawleys competition! Whether you're enjoying a 'staycation' or a exotic trip abroad, send us your photos of the best…
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Cawleys company values

Cawleys was established in 1947 making us one of the most experienced, independently owned waste management businesses in the south east.  We were the first company in the UK to offer a commercial food waste management service, and have won numerous awards for the quality of our service provision. This includes being the first business…
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New investment RDF Baler

At Cawleys we are continually investing in the latest technology to help our clients achieve the best possible recycling rates.  Our most recent investment has been in a RDF baler machine, happily working away now in tandem with our Materials Recycling Facility. In order to deliver a closed loop economy, where resources are used and…
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A new waste classification and assessment process WM3

A new waste classification and assessment process was introduced by The Environment Agency on June 1st. Businesses which produce general waste or who use Cawleys for the management or disposal of specialist or hazardous waste streams, may be wondering what impact this may have on them. What impact will it have? From our customers perspective the…
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Looking for a competitive quote for waste collection services?

At this time of year we receive a huge number of calls from businesses looking for a competitive quote for their waste collection service, and questions about why the cost of their waste collection service has gone up.  This is because on April 1st landfill tax is increased again. Highly regulated market The waste management…
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Hazardous waste news

This month we’re delighted to welcome a new member of staff to our HazSolve team, Sean Lee, who will be based in our Wellingborough office. Sean joins us with established background of managing hazardous waste for the last ten years, and has valuable experience to offer our customers. He has an understanding of business issues from the…
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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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