Cromwell News

Cromwell’s Sustainable Street Scene A Success at RWM 2019

Cromwell Polythene, which supplies products for the capture and containment of materials for recycling, had a very resourceful RWM 2019 (11-12 September at Birmingham NEC). Introducing its street scene stand, it showcased ways to sustainably separate and collect materials for recycling, and revealed a number of additions to its range. The new stand made a … Continued

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What you can & can’t put in your food caddy

Composting and the use of home-composters have increased in popularity over the past decade, now more and more people are using food waste caddies and composters to reduce their household waste and greenhouse gases. It is not just keen gardeners that are now turning to composting, it has become one the the most efficient and … Continued

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Summer Update 2019

We’ve had a brilliant 2019 so far, and still have a busy and exciting few months ahead. With so much going on, we thought we would share some of our latest news and updates with you. Great British Beach Clean For the 3rd consecutive year, we will be taking part in the Marine Conservation Society’s Great … Continued

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Safe management of waste

A wide variety of waste is generated in the care sector including used medical gloves, swabs and dressings, needles and sharps, and sanitary waste. If healthcare waste is not managed properly it can be harmful to the environment. All waste needs to be dealt with effectively, not only for infection control and prevention, but also … Continued

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The scale of food waste leaves a bad taste!

You don’t need to look too far to read a headline about our food waste crisis, and targets and measures to improve recycling rates. Clearly the greatest level of effort should be made to reduce the level of surplus food wasted in the first place. However, when food is thrown-away, we all know that it … Continued

Cleaner Communities

Collaborating to Create Cleaner Communities

‘Cleaner Communities Day’ at the start of July, is an annual event from the Chartered Institute of Waste Management which we are proud to be involved in. Now in its third year, it equips both the private sector and local authorities with the hottest topics from the street cleansing sector. We’re looking forward to hearing … Continued

Plastic Fishing Tour at Falkirk Wheel

We set sail on a ‘plastic fishing’ tour for Source2Sea Week

This month a number of international awareness days, including World Environment Day and World Oceans Day centre on our environmental responsibilities. In last month’s blog post we highlighted a number of  environmental projects that we’ve been supporting this year, including The Great British Spring Clean and the Upstream Battle campaign led by Keep Scotland Beautiful … Continued

Meet The Team - Alex Lee

Cromwell Polythene appoints a new business development manager

Alex Lee promoted to the role for western region of UK, as long-standing recycling expert retires Family run business, Cromwell Polythene, which supplies a range of polythene and compostable products to aid recycling and waste management, has appointed Alex Lee as a business development manager, through internal promotion. Alex Lee joined the Cromwell Polythene team … Continued