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The RPS website has had a facelift

The RPS website has had a facelift

RPS is here to make things simple. The truth can also be said about understanding our servicing and getting in touch with RPS. That’s why we’ve updated our website, to make it easier to navigate and get in touch. We’re not only taking the hassle out of pallets, we’re making […]

RPS develops pallet collection service for the construction industry

RPS develops pallet collection service for the construction industry

We all know that waste can be expensive and it can take a lot of valuable time to manage, that’s why we’ve decided to develop our pallet collection service! Those of you who work in the construction industry will know that wood waste, particularly used wooden pallets, can be extremely […]

New pallet prices set to rise as timber prices increase

New pallet prices set to rise as timber prices increase

In Q4-2016, the UK pallet timber prices increased for the third quarter in a row. This is an increase in overall cost of 5.7% on the price of new timber used to manufacture pallets. Demand for timber, for example in the construction industry, influences prices as more and more timber […]

RPS grows pallet returns to the USA

RPS grows pallet returns to the USA

At RPS, we pride ourselves on establishing and building long-term relationships with our clients in order to help them as much as we possibly can. We have worked with global power leader Cummins since 2012, collecting pallets and scrap wooden packaging from their Darlington Engine Plant site for either reuse […]

Another year around the sun at RPS

Another year around the sun at RPS

It’s great to get to the last weeks of December and look back on another successful year. We have had an exceptional 12 months so we thought we’d give it a proper send-off by recycling some of our news and highlights. 2016 has been a year of significant growth for […]

Used pallet collections: it’s a legal matter

Used pallet collections: it’s a legal matter

The Environment Agency helps to regulate how waste is handled in the UK. It reduces the amount of illegal operations and ensures that our environment isn’t being destroyed through the irresponsible disposal of waste. The humble wooden pallet does not initially come across as problematic but according to legislation once […]

MRF gate fees increase over 12 months

MRF gate fees increase over 12 months

According to a recent WRAP report, municipal recycling facility (MRF) gate fees are set to increase as material prices reduce. The WRAP Gate Fees Report described that across the spectrum of wastes accepted by MRFs there was an average gate fee of £25 per tonne. This was an increase from […]

Reducing waste wood skip charges

Reducing waste wood skip charges

Waste can be expensive. The waste your business produces should be handled environmentally but sometimes costs outweigh the environmental benefits. Wood waste, particularly used wooden packaging waste, can be extremely costly to dispose of. Packaging waste is bulky and with a current average of £230 per tonne to collect wood […]

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