eu waste

Public consultation on circular economy launched by European Commission

The European Commission launched a 12-week public consultation based on the main policy options which it says will feed into the development of an “ambitious new approach” on the circular economy. The consultation has been launched in order to “present … Read More

Manufacturing Case Study – EP Dust Collection

Client: Sodexo FM- Pilkington plc Location: Greengate Works, St Helens Date: Ongoing Sector: Manufacturing About the Project: GPT were contacted by the client following the set-up of a new manufacturing process on site. This resulted in the production of a … Read More

Construction Waste Management Solutions

GPT Waste are market leaders in waste management, have a customised solution for the construction sector. Whether you’re involved in constructing commercial buildings, leisure and retail premises, roads or construction in the public sector, GPT Waste have the waste solution … Read More

Glass Recycling in the EU Remained Steady in 2010

25 Billion glass bottles were recycled by the European nations with a stable recycling rate of 68% and in the UK, the average total glass recycling figure stands at 61%, according to figures published by the European Container Glass Federation … Read More

Save Water Now to Limit the Effects of Drought says Spelman

Everyone must find a way to save water to help limit the effects of drought, Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman said today following a major summit. This came on the same day it was announced that the South East is now … Read More

Business Environmental News

Challenge environmental red tape Which regulations work, and which do not? Could any be scrapped or simplified? From 24 November you can tell the government what you think about energy regulations. Prepare to have your say in the Red Tape … Read More