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Bin collections to continue

?Bins will continue to be collected in the face of the COVID-19 crisis, the UK’s waste and resources sector has confirmed this week.



New Bristol recycling centre on way

Plans for a new household reuse and recycling centre in Bristol have been approved by the city council, with the facility expected to open in 2022.



Viridor to be sold to Planets UK

Pennon Group is set to sell Viridor to Planets UK Bidco, a newly formed company established by funds advised by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR).


WRAP launches £1.5m textiles fund

WRAP is offering a total of £1.5m in grants to support textile recycling or reuse, in an effort to develop a circular economy for textiles.





Electronic waste inquiry relaunched

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) has relaunched an investigation into electronic waste and the circular economy, exploring how the UK can deal with its electronic waste more sustainably.



Norwegian buyout at Geminor

Geminor’s Norwegian management team has acquired all the company’s shares after buying out its Danish partner.












Clearabee acquires SKIPBAG

On-demand waste clearance business Clearabee has boosted its portfolio by acquiring skip bag and hire services provider SKIPBAG this week.



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