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Top 50 fastest growing companies


UKWSL are proud to feature at NUMBER TWO, up from eleventh place last year in the Top 50 Fastest Growing Waste & Resource Companies produced by Catalyst Corporate Finance.  

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November UKWSL Champions


At UKWSL, we recognise our team members who have gone above and beyond for our contractors and customers, and these are Champions of UKWSL. After exceptional reviews, our November UKWSL Champions are Cat Hazard and Emma Williams (pictured). If you know someone…

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UKWSL Win award


UKWSL have been awarded second Place in The Catalyst Corporate Finance Waste and Resources Fast 50 Award at the CIWM Sustainability & Resource Awards. This award identifies the 50 fastest-growing private businesses in the waste and resources sector by revenue growth, with…

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WasteSmart Foundation & Advanced Courses


Apply now for our Chartered Institute of Waste Management WasteSmart Foundation/Advanced Courses These will be held in Newark from 9.30am – 4.00pm and include workbook, exam and CIWM certificate for successful delegates. Courses: October 11th 2017 Foundation and 12th Advanced January 10th…

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Youngsters make a profit


YOUNG entrepreneurs more than trebled a cash pot loaned to them as part of a scheme to give them a taste of business Lovers Lane Primary School has been working with UK Waste Solutions Ltd of Newark in the scheme, run by…

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Roland Archer joins ukwsl as sales director


We are pleased to announce the appointment of Roland Archer to the board as sales director. Mr Archer joins UKWSL from F&R Cawley where he held the position of head of sales for three and a half years. Prior to this, Mr…

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WMBA holds inaugural supply chain event


The newly-formed Waste Management Brokers Association (WMBA) recently held its first open forum event which was attended by over 70 waste and recycling service providers from across the UK. The supply chain event is reported to have focused on developing “practical ways”…

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Retail Recycling Champion Shortlist


Marston’s in partnership with UKWSL are delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted as finalists at the Awards for Excellence in Recycling & Waste Management in the Retail Recycling Champion category. Other finalists include entrepreneurs, commercial organisations, local authorities, third sector…

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UKWSL appoints new managing director


Waste and recycling brokerage, UKWSL, has appointed Max Kanda as managing director from 1 April 2017. Kanda has been with UKWSL for over five years, most recently in the capacity of director of corporate affairs. Before joining UKWSL, he held several senior…

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Waste Management Brokers Association is unveiled


Three of the waste sector’s outsourced waste management providers, boasting a combined turnover of over £70 million and blue chip customers such as Network Rail, Greene King and Aldi, have joined forces to create the Waste Management Brokers Association (WMBA). UK Waste…

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WasteSmart Foundation Courses


Apply now for our WasteSmart Foundation courses These will be held in Newark from 9.30am – 4.00pm and include workbook, exam and CIWM certificate for successful delegates Courses: November 17th 2016 December 15th 2016 January 18th 2017 February 16th 2017 March 16th…

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Looking to the future


Garry Johnson, co-director of brokerage firm UK Waste Solutions Ltd (UKWSL) reflects on the last 12 months and discusses the company’s growth plans in what continues to be a challenging economic climate. Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor Company once said: “When…

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ukwsl 2nd Annual Conference


Preparations are well underway for the 2nd annual ukwsl conference tonight at Kelham house hotel in Newark.

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UKWSL WasteSmart Accredited Training Centre


UKWSL is an accredited training centre and training provider of WasteSmart courses WasteSmart is delivered through CIWM approved trainers via a national network of franchised centres. There are four WasteSmart courses to choose from, these include Foundation, Advanced, Bridging Module or WasteSmart…

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Government backs new carbon target


The Government has announced that it has agreed to set a new legally binding target to cut emissions 57 per cent against 1990 levels by 2032. The Climate Change Act 2008 introduced a legally binding target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by…

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Let’s Get Creative!


The importance of training and education in the waste industry. Creativity and innovative thinking is encouraged to come up with the best solutions possible for each client. A great example of how this training has delivered improvements is our work with one…

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Your round I think?


Congratulations to our hard working sales team and in particular Simon Hudell on winning the tender for Marston’s Brewery Group we know it wasn’t easy! This tender represents one of the biggest that we have ever won and will provide the company…

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Beyond the bin!


From Waste Management to Resource As most of you will be aware we are a business that always has an eye on the future and a reputation for innovating and that’s exactly our brief with our client Roadchef. Together with Roadchef we…

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The Hub


Is our pride and joy!  Over the years our customers (that’s you by the way!) have been telling us that what you want is a data reporting system that will give you up to the minute live reporting! Yep, you see we…

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Wastesmart Training


Our pioneering work on Wastesmart continues apace, we are running in-house company courses for our clients. A recent exercise for Amey Plc, produced 100% success rate! Next we are preparing a session for 40 Network Rail Environmental Champions at their Coventry training…

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