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Meet Biscuit


UKWSL have sponsored a guide dog, her name is Biscuit and she is just over 6 weeks old. We have a certificate which will be framed and displayed in reception with the other charities. We have sponsored Biscuit for two years by raising £104.00 via our…

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‘Tougher sentencing’ call over waste crime


VIDEO REPORT: A nationwide waste services brokerage is calling for tougher sentences to be handed down to illegal operators – as it continues to clear a 90,000 tonne waste mountain in Manchester. UK Waste Solutions Ltd has also expressed fears that the…

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UKWSL sponsors the ‘Oscars’ of recycling and waste management


UKWSL is proud to announce its sponsorship of the prestigious Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management. By giving its support to the popular Collection Crew of the Year category, UKWSL is now calling on UK companies and organisations to come…

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Waste Smart – Accredited Centre


The Chartered Institute of Waste Management has developed an industry training standard Waste Smart of which UKWSL became an accredited centre with an in-house trainer in November. Training has been arranged for all staff, everyone will receive either Foundation or Advance level…

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The Sustainability School


In recognition of the impact our business can have on the environment and in line with our philosophy we  recently took a decision to join “The Sustainability School”* Driven by an awareness of how small changes in behaviour and buying habits can…

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Training for Success


We are a service industry the key to our success is our people and the quality of service that they deliver to our customers and suppliers. By creating an atmosphere of learning and development our team will be better equipped to improve…

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Education is the most powerful weapon


Nelson Mandela said that “Education is the most powerful weapon, which you can use to change the world.” However when we start to discuss the things that will bring about a real step-change in recycling and resource management we still tend to…

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UKWSL appoints new Group Financial Controller


UKWSL is pleased to announce the expansion of their senior management team with the appointment of Jane Mellor as Group Finance Controller. Jane Mellor has over 20 years’ financial experience and has worked in senior positions for companies including Hornbuckle, Interflora, LOWC…

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Growth through brokerage model


We are pleased to have been featured in a special report in the UK’s leading independent dedicated website providing key information for businesses, local authorities and community groups involved in recycling and waste management. Advances in technology over the last two decades have undoubtedly…

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Staff Ambassador Elected


Voting took place yesterday for the UKWSL Staff Ambassador The votes were counted and verified and the first UKWSL Staff Ambassador is Sue Rowley, congratulations Sue! Good luck to Sue for this new & exciting challenge and well done to Emma for…

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Where there’s Resource there’s Revenue


Local waste and recycling business UKWSL last night launched an impressive growth strategy and new brand, which will position the Newark based company as one of the UK’s leading green businesses. Speaking at the launch event at Kelham House, UKWSL Directors, Chris…

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We’re happy to use the B word I am not sure how it has come to pass but for some reason the word ‘broker’ has become tarnished to a point where for many in the industry it has now become a dirty…

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Successful Clearance of 8000 tonnes of waste for Network Rail


We have been working with Network Rail over the last few weeks to clear several thousand tonnes of waste. Take a look at how we managed to do that.

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Clearance of Abandoned Waste in Manchester


Articles with an environmental perspective are almost a daily occurrence, regrettably in the main reporting some actual or potential adverse effect on the environment. How satisfying then to report on an environmental story with a happy ending. Network Rail Infrastructure have a…

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