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Our 40th year - what have we done during 2023 - event, celebrations, litter picks and more!

Cromwell’s 40th Year – Here’s what we got up to!

As we near the end of 2023, we are taking a moment to reflect on the past 12 months. This year has certainly been a momentous one for us at Cromwell with us celebrating our 40th year in business. The special occasion has allowed us to reflect over our 4 decades in business and reminisce … Continued

Crackdown on Christmas Waste

The festive season is upon us, and the Christmas celebrations are in full swing. In just a few weeks time, we will likely be gathered around the table, perhaps enjoying a roast dinner, opening presents and enjoying time with friends and family. With the festivities happening all throughout December for many, there is bound to … Continued

Cromwell helps to explain DEFRA's new Simpler Recycling Reforms which are set to be released in a few years

DEFRA ‘Simpler Recycling’ – What This Means?

The UK Government are pushing new waste management reforms to help with the PM’s approach to Net Zero, these include Extended Producer Responsibility and the Deposit Return Scheme throughout England. Whilst these two schemes seem to be making little to no progress, there is one regulation which does appear to be making progress, and that … Continued

Christmas Opening Hours 2023 - Final Delivery Info before the Christmas shutdown

Christmas Schedule and Opening Hours

It feels hard to believe that in just 6 weeks times, we will be celebrating the festive holidays, sharing gifts, carving the turkey and popping open the Bucks Fizz! 2023 has been a momentous and eventful one for us, and we hope you have had plenty of successes along the way too, but now as … Continued

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Stocking up for the Festive Season

The Christmas advert battle for ‘best in show’ has begun, the supermarket isles are filled with festive treats and Christmas movies have hit our screens, meaning the Christmas countdown is officially on! Although we are still in November and have 6 weeks until the big day, there is no better time to start your Christmas … Continued

How to handle pumpkin waste this Halloween - 01977 686868

Spooktactular Pumpkin Waste Tips

As we wave goodbye to Halloween for another year, you may find yourself left with an abundance of pumpkins! A recent study by HUBUB shares that an estimated 15.8 million pumpkins go to waste each year, which equates to a shocking 95 million potential meals going to waste! The amount of waste produced during the … Continued

If you are trialing food waste collections in 2023 / 2024 then contact Cromwell for advice and compostable liners

Food Waste Collection Made Simple

If you are involved within the waste industry, much like ourselves, you will also be on tenterhooks awaiting to hear about the ever-changing government legislations on EPR, DSR and the Consistency of Collections Scheme. There seems to be little to no changes, and many of these have come to a screeching halt and dates continually … Continued

Cromwell are proud supporters of Recycle Now's Recycle Week 2023

Recycling Week is every Week at Cromwell!

In October, Recycle Now celebrates one of their flagship event of the year – ‘Recycle Week’ – their annual event which is a celebration of recycling across the nation. The campaign is celebrating its 20th year and helps bring together everyone from retailers and businesses to trade associations and the government to achieve the end … Continued

Thanks to all the visitors at LARAC for coming to our stand and chatting about your waste management needs

LARAC Showcase Success!

As we near the last few months of the year and Summer turns to Autumn, for us another Season arises and that is our highly anticipated ‘event season’. For our team, September and October are always jam-packed with both internal and external events, which also include some of the biggest industry events of the year, … Continued

September's event - coastal clean ups and cake for charity - 01977 686868

Cakes & Coastal Clean Ups

Our September is always packed with attending exhibitions like the RECOUP conference and holding our own internal events. The GB Beach Clean and the Macmillan Coffee Morning are both nationwide events that Cromwell partake in every year. GB Beach Clean For the 6th consecutive year, Cromwell has taken part in the Marine Conservation Society’s annual … Continued