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The celebration of World Values Day on the 18th October, was an opportunity for us to reflect on our values as a business. We believe it is of integral importance that we, as human beings, accept responsibility for the environment we live in and treat it with care and respect. One way we do this […]
The Government published its long-awaited, and highly-anticipated, 25-Year Plan for the Environment earlier this year. In the report, the Government states its aims to deliver cleaner air and water in both our cities and rural landscapes, provide richer wildlife habitats, and perhaps most importantly, use resources from nature more sustainably and efficiently. As a proactive and […]
In the recent trilogue meeting on the Circular Economy Package (CEP), members of the European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services (FEAD), have called on EU institutions to implement an appropriate framework of ‘pull’ measures to complement legally binding targets on recycling and landfill. FEAD, which represents the private waste and resource management industry […]
As we’re all aware, June’s snap general election ended in a hung parliament, and it took three weeks for the Conservatives to agree a coalition with the DUP to create a majority government. What we’re interested in, is how does this new found coalition affect the waste industry? Immediately after the general election, Theresa May […]
We are proud to say that after a successful 2016, our business’ impact on the environment is lower than ever and we are planning to reduce it even further in 2017. To ensure we have a minimal impact on the environment, we measure tangible objectives. At present, we are aiming to reduce the consumption of […]
Winning the award In January RPS won the BOC Industrial Environmental Award at the annual NEPIC Awards. The basis of the award entry focused on how RPS reduced their wood waste costs and found a more sustainable option for its recovery. The awards were announced on Friday 17th January at Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield. As part […]