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World Environment Day as supported by Cromwell Polythene Ltd

Going The Extra Mile – World Environment Day

Every year on June 6th, we celebrate World Environment Day, the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. The awareness day is promoted globally, whether it is by schools, media outlets, the government and businesses alike – each spreading the message of good environmental practices to support a healthy … Continued

Cromwell's Football Friendly Fridays - our inter-staff football match warehouse vs office

Football Friday’s for Cromwell

Cromwell’s local football pitch formed the stage for our first ever after-hours, company football match, where 11 members of our team took to the AstroTurf in a soon-to-be regular sporting battle. We had a dozen members of our Sherburn staff who met after work on a Friday to take part in a game of football. … Continued

Black and Natural 90L CHSA 5KG Refuse Sacks - Light Duty available from Cromwell Polythene

5kg CHSA Sacks For Light Refuse

Over the years our product range has expanded, as waste collection requirements have grown. Despite the introduction of industry-specific bags like clinical waste and asbestos sacks, one waste liner remains the most sought-after. The 90-litre refuse sacks are still the most popular and are typically used for general waste and domestic recycling, and manufactured using … Continued

Polythene Packed Products are helping to make a difference to the planet - Cromwell explains - 01977 686868

How Poly-packed Packaging is making a difference

Resourcefulness is key to what we do, and we try and embody this throughout our entire business, this includes the products we supply and manufacture. We take great pride in our products, all developed to support our goal of being a circular business. Our polythene waste sacks are manufactured from fully recycled content, most are also Plastic … Continued

Cromwell's compostable glove sand liner help the food industry - 01977 686868

How Our Compostable Range Work Hand in Hand

As sustainability becomes an increasingly critical factor, many producers and businesses are looking into alternative materials best suited for their application. Compostable Liners When it comes to organic waste such as food or garden waste, it is recommended that compostable products should be your go-to waste capture solution. Compostable liners capture waste whilst minimising contamination. … Continued

Is it time to rethink the Plastic Packaging Tax? Cromwell discuss

The Plastic Packaging Tax’s 2nd price rise – but is it time for a rethink?

The Plastic Packaging Tax was first introduced on April 1st 2022 and was applicable for manufacturers and importers of 10 or more tonnes of plastic packaging. For those who fall under this bracket, you will need to pay Plastic Packaging Tax if you have manufactured or imported plastic packaging components which contain less than 30% … Continued

Cromwell can supply bags to suit all bins, budgets and brands! Talk to use today to discuss your bag requirements - 01977 686868

Are You Using The Best Bag For Your Budget?

The new financial year is a great time for new plans or projects to be implemented. Often for waste management teams, this period may include introducing new recycling schemes, supplying a new style of bin, amending waste collection methods and even supplying their residents or customers with bags to help improve waste and recycling rates. … Continued


FPA Introduces Regulatory and Compliance Committee

For those who are regular readers of the FPA Friday Digest, you may have read about the plans for the new FPA Regulatory and Compliance Committee, which were announced on Friday 19th April 2024. This will probably come as no surprise to the FPA’s audience, as it regularly highlights the issues with compliance in their … Continued

Cromwell shares how waste sacks can help to improve recycling rates within your local authority - 01977 686868

How Waste Sacks Help Recycling Rates

Across the UK, more than 380 local authorities work diligently to assist approximately 67 million residents in recycling their waste. However, contamination persists as a significant obstacle to achieving higher success rates. How might this challenge be effectively addressed? Issues with waste collections Although waste collections have generally improved in recent years, issues persist with … Continued

Cromwell ask local authorities - when are you tendering? See how we can help to supply you with refuse sacks and liners for your waste

When do you tender?

A new financial year has arrived for many, and with this, renewed budgets and tender opportunities often arise. Throughout many businesses and local authorities, April / May is the time when they begin to implement their new plans for the year ahead, whether it is departmental changes or new initiatives which affect the business as … Continued