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On 26th August RPS achieved ISO 14001:2004 accreditation. RPS are extremely proud of all the hard work of all members the staff to ensure the accreditation enforces our drive to lower the impact of our business on the environment, emphasising our ethos of reduce, reuse, recycle. In line with this environmental accreditation RPS will not […]
On Wednesday 15th June NISP welcomed RPS Managing Director, Tim Hutchinson, to their North East Packaging Solutions “All Wrapped Up” seminar to give a presentation discussing the benefits of reuse and recycling of wooden packaging, for example wooden pallets. It was a well received presentation providing information on the reuse of packaging to help reduce […]
RPS is happy to announce its latest member of staff to join the RPS team at Melmerby. With the installation of the new FIBC refurbishment rigs and the introduction of sorting and inspecting FIBCs creating the opportunity, it is with great pleasure that RPS welcome John Hart to the team.
From June 2011, RPS have successfully installed and begun to operate two refurbishment rigs to inspect and clean FIBCs for reuse. In order to expand the number of transit packaging units that RPS recover for its customers the installation of the rigs now means that RPS can make FIBCs available as a re-usable packaging item […]
In May the RPS General Manager, Owen Hines, and Logistics Manager, Thomas Hudson, visited Ireland as part of its ongoing efforts to understand and review its Irish customer collection points and recovery of the extended range of transit packaging, including pallets, drums, IBCs and FIBCs. The visit was a great success with a number of […]
RPS is proud to announce that its depot operatives have now all completed their NVQ Level 2 in Performing Manufacturing Excellence. During April the depot team will begin fork lift truck training to not only renew but also enhance their current FLT licenses. The course will gain the RPS team accreditation from RTITB, the largest […]