Plastic waste crisis unites designers and plastics experts at London Forum

Product designers and plastics experts converge at Plasticity Forum London to address one of the world's biggest challenges - plastic waste Plasticity Forum: 'Designing for the Future - Plastic and the Circular Economy' How can product designers help in reducing plastics waste, in a world where less than 15% of all plastic ever produced gets recycled today? This was the... Read More

Does savvy size reduction make smart business sense?

In the modern business environment, bulk handlers understandably have a keen eye on the activities that will improve their bottom lines. But how many are overlooking the wealth that lies in waste? Jonathan Oldfield, managing director of Riverside Waste Machinery outlines the key environmental and commercial arguments for the savvy size reduction of ‘rubbish’… “With the business environment constantly evolving... Read More
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Presona baler helps leading waste management company on its way to zero waste

One of the UK’s leading waste management companies, Premier Waste now diverts 98.6% of all material from landfill following an overhaul of its baling equipment. Established for the past 25 years, Birmingham-based Premier Waste specialises in the collection and treatment of waste that cannot be reused or recycled from construction and demolition sites across the UK. Making use of the... Read More

RWM announces move into new larger halls from 2014

16-18 September 2014, Halls 3 to 5, NEC, Birmingham www.rwmexhibition.com  RWM 2013 in partnership with CIWM confirmed its success with more than 13,000 (unaudited) visitors attending the three-day i2i event last week at the NEC, Birmingham (10 to 12 September 2013). With its strongest conference programme to date, offering more than 150 expert speakers over five theatres and 750 plus... Read More