Cromwell News

Waste Segregation is vitally important to good recycling

One Bin is Rubbish! Waste Segregation

One of the most confusing things about household waste management is understanding what goes into which bin, and what items can and cannot be recycled. This confusion only deepens with many local councils having differing waste management collections. Depending on where you live, and which local authority you come under will determine how your waste … Continued

Cromwell Supports WRAPS Textile Waste Reducing Campaign

WRAP’s Sustainable Clothing Action Plan (SCAP)

WRAP’s vision is a world in which resources are used sustainably, with this they are always finding innovative ways and strategies in which they can meet their circular economy goals. Over the years WRAP has introduced several campaigns to help tackle various types of waste, from food to textile waste, all in a bid to … Continued

Cromwell’s Lookback Newsletter – 2020 Overview

As the festive season fast approaches and we reach the end of what has been an unusual year, we are having a look back at what has happened at Cromwell during 2020! Despite the pandemic, here at Cromwell Polythene and CPR Manufacturing, we have continued our services, helping to ensure an uninterrupted supply to our customers … Continued

Cromwell Polythene Prepares for Christmas 2020

Christmas Opening Hours 2020

The team at Cromwell are excited and preparing for the festive season, as we near the end of another year, it is time we shared our seasonal opening hours. However, this year we will be doing things slightly different. In previous years we have closed our doors on Christmas Eve, taking a festive break until the … Continued

Environmental Protection - Plastic Packaging Tax

How Practical is the Plastic Packaging Tax?

The Government has outlined plans to introduce a Plastic Packaging Tax from April 2022, which will apply to plastic packaging manufactured in, or imported into the UK that contains less than 30% recycled plastics. The objective of the government’s policy is to provide an economic incentive for businesses to use recycled material in the production … Continued