People

Whether it’s a waste management specialist working with a local authority or social enterprise, or a new employee who has joined a company or someone who has been promoted, Recycling & Waste World’s ‘people’ section aims to keep our readers in touch with people oriented matters within the industry.

ACE unveils new director general

The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) has appointed Annick Carpentier as director general. She takes over from acting director general Kristian Hall who will continue as ACE president.


REA chief executive joins TfL board

The mayor of London’s new smaller and more diverse Transport for London (TfL) board of governors will also include the chief executive of the Renewable Energy Association.


RiverRidge Recycling fights the good fight against food waste

RiverRidge Recycling, the Northern Ireland-based waste management specialist, recently showed its commitment to helping reduce the issue of food waste through its ongoing support of the national Love Food Hate Waste campaign and working with Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council. ...


Schools invited to take the Alu D&T Challenge

Secondary schools throughout the UK are invited to take part in the Alu D&T Challenge which aims to teach 11-14 year olds about aluminium and the importance of sustainable design. The challenge includes an opportunity for students to create their own products and enter their ideas in a national ...








Wonder Day fun at Veolia Southwark

Southwark’s annual Wonder Day will take place on Saturday, 17 September at the Southwark Integrated Waste Management Facility, in time to celebrate Recycle Week (12–18 September).




Young chemists inspired by energy from waste

Summer holidays often pose a challenge for parents and grandparents looking to fill the long weeks until the schools go back (or the children take a break from Pokémon GO). Recently, Colnbrook’s Lakeside energy from waste facility opened its doors to the Royal Society of Chemistry to help local ...



Smart and Mallinger join Bollegraaf

Bollegraaf Recycling Solutions have appointed Trevor Smart as their country manager and Luc Mallinger as their UK sales manager to lead the development of Bollegraaf in the UK.


Ubico MD to step down at end of 2016

Rob Bell has announced that he will step down from the managing director role at environmental services provider Ubico at the end of this year. After five years at the helm, personal circumstances are reported to have prompted Bell to hand over the reins of the company.


Grundon helps transform glasshouse in Crawley

Grundon Waste Management has taken part in a project to transform an old lean-to glasshouse into a 21st century glasshouse and centre for horticultural training at Tilgate Park in Crawley.


CPI appoints new director general

The Confederation of Paper Industries has appointed Andrew Large as its director general. He will succeed David Workman who is due to step down at the end of September.







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