Tag Archives: New Waste Regulations

Scots sign up to waste agreement

SCOTTISH COMPANIES have come out in force to back the new Hospitality and Foodservice Agreement to cut waste.                     Recent signatories include The Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh; Edinburgh International Conference Centre; compostable food packaging manufacturers Vegware; and Scottish Water Horizons.   Biffa has also become the first…
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New funding for SME’s

SMALL BUSINESSES in Scotland can apply for new funding to help them reduce waste and improve efficiency.      The money, available from Zero Waste Scotland (ZWS), is designed to help businesses wishing to make capital investments which aim to reduce raw material use, minimise waste in production or packaging, or who wish to employ…
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Zero waste law could bring huge savings

Scotland has some new waste regulations in place . But what they mean for the foodservice industry? Iain Gulland explains.   BUSINESSES OPERATING in Scotland’s catering sector will be required to sort and present food waste and other key recyclable materials for separate collection under new Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012, passed by the Scottish Parliament…
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