Our education site for recycling related games, quizzes, waste journeys with SITA UK’s green team and free education resources for teachers.
We are passionate about what we do and so hope through this blog to share our thoughts on the key issues affecting our industry as well as our views on wider economic, Government and environmental affairs.
In the year 2000, the Isle of Man Government's Waste Plan identified a hierarchy for dealing with the island's waste. The contract was awarded to SITA to design, build, and operate an energy-from-waste (EfW) facility to divert waste from the island's landfill sites.
In October 2006, SITA Cornwall Ltd was awarded a 30-year contract to manage waste in Cornwall. SITA UK provide the day-to-day operation and maintenance services under this 30-year contract.
SITA Trust is an ethical funding organisation dedicated to making lasting improvements to the natural environment and community life. The Trust is a not-for-profit company, a registered and accredited environmental body that operates under the Landfill Communities Fund distributing funds donated by SITA UK.
Since 1997, when SITA Trust began its funding programmes, the Trust has supported more than 2,000 projects to a combined value of more than £72m.
SITA UK is a subsidiary of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT. With 62,000 employees and more than 120 years of efforts to constantly improve the quality of life for all, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, a company present on the five continents, is exclusively dedicated to the environment business in which it has firmly secured its position as world leader.
SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT and its subsidiaries are committed to the day-to-day challenge of conserving resources and protecting eco-systems by providing innovative solutions to millions of people and industries in the drinking water, wastewater treatment and waste management fields.
The leading public body responsible for protecting and improving the environment in England and Wales.
The Trade Association for companies providing waste management and associated environmental services.
The leading professional body for waste management with over 5,000 professional members.
DEFRA, the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs, works for the essentials of life - food, air, land, water, people, animals and plants.
The Composting Association is the UK's membership organisation that researches and promotes best practice in composting and the uses of composts.
WRAP, the Waste & Resources Action Programme, is a not-for-profit company supported by funding from DEFRA, the DTI and the devolved administrations of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is working to promote sustainable waste management by creating stable and efficient markets for recycled materials and products.
A charity founded in 1996, the mission of Forum for the Future is to accelerate the building of a sustainable way of life, taking a positive, solutions oriented approach.
The British Security Industry Association (BSIA), of which SITA Security
Shredding is a member, is the professional trade association for the security industry in the UK.
Valpak is the UK's leading compliance scheme, helping over 3,200 businesses comply with the UK's packaging waste regulations.
News and information service for the recycling and waste management industry.
The Aldersgate Group is a broad coalition of environmental agencies, NGOs, think tanks and industry representatives who believe that high environmental standards will be a major part of future economic growth and international competitiveness.