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It is RPS’ 17th birthday, and to celebrate, we thought we would look back at the past 12 months. It has been a year full of excitement and good news for us, including a new home! Sustainability and safety Our endeavours for improvement to efficiency and sustainability have been continuous over the last year. We […]
In recent years, RPS has been growing rapidly and in order to maintain this and safeguard our prosperous future, this year we will be moving our pallet HQ! The exciting relocation will take us from our current three-acre site in Maltby, near Middlesbrough to a brand new five-acre site in Eaglescliffe. A new streamlined layout […]
The biggest source of UK waste is materials from construction, demolition and excavation sites, at 61 per cent according to the Government’s report ‘UK Statistics on Waste’. The Government’s attention has been increasingly focused on the potential to improve resource efficiency and minimise waste in this sector. There are numerous companies researching innovative ways in […]
In recent months, the Government announced a Resources and Waste Strategy which sets out how it plans to preserve the material resources we use in our daily lives by minimising waste, promoting efficiency and moving towards a circular economy. The aim is for the UK to become the world leader in using resources efficiently and […]
With a decision on Brexit rapidly approaching, the Government has recently engaged in talks with distributors after realising that the UK has a significant shortage of the ‘right type’ of pallets required to import and export goods. At present, pallets moving between EU member states, including the UK, are exempt from ISPM15 (International Standard for […]
We believe that pallets should not take up significant time and effort to manage, that’s why RPS looks after the entire collection and supply process for our customers, taking the hassle out of pallets. Legislation requires businesses to seek alternative environmental solutions to landfill and the Circular Economy Package sets out preferable options regarding sustainable […]