Tag Archives: Commonwealth Games 2014

Waste watch sponsored by 3663

DON’T FORGET that landfill tax is about to go up again. As part of the landfill tax escalator – designed to encourage the diversion of waste from landfill - waste disposal costs rise by £8 per tonne each year.   When you read this it’ll be £64 to send a tonne of waste to landfill,…
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New plan to tackle waste at UK events

A NEW TARGET to ensure that no waste from the events sector ends up in landfill has been announced.     As part of the ''Zero waste events: a 2020 vision", a new “roadmap” has been published to help the UK's £36 billion events industry better manage its waste. Today, the just 15% of the…
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The UK Games legacy

...AS THE hard work on one huge food operation finishes, another is already under way. BaxterStorey's John Bennett looks back at the 2012 Olympics...                   At the start of 2011, BaxterStorey secured a contract to deliver catering at the main media centre for the London 2012 Olympic…
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