Cromwell News

Polythene Recovery Service

Our free, used polythene recovery service is one way that we help our customers to be more resource-efficient. It keeps valuable resources within the circular economy by returning clean polythene packaging to the production cycle. Used polythene is collected from our customers on a back-load basis, for recycling within the UK, at no additional cost … Continued

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2021 – Celebrate Earths Wonderful Resources

Each year on June 5th, we celebrate the earth’s amazing resources during World Environment Day. Organised annually by the UN Environment Programme, World Environment Day is a day of both appreciation and awareness, encouraging everyone to take steps to help protect the environment. First held in 1974, it has been a platform for raising awareness on environmental … Continued

Single-use is a choice not demand, make sure you re-use your plastics

Single Use? The Choice is Yours!

When it comes to plastics and other such material there is endless terminology that leaves the nation baffled. Plastic Resin Codes, which are the numbers in the triangle on your plastic item, can be a mind field to those not in the industry, and recycling logos can often also be confusing and misinterpreted too (our … Continued

The Importance Of Food Packaging in Terms of Food Waste

Be Prepared For The Mandatory Food Waste Collections 2023

Food Waste is a very problematic issue for both households and businesses, with excessive amounts of food waste being disposed of each week. This waste is building up to 6.7 million tonnes of food per year which totals to costs of £10.2 billion annually. When food waste is not recycled and is sent directly to landfill it will decompose … Continued

GB Spring Clean - Litter picking bags available from Cromwell Polythene

Handy Litter Picking Tips

As the days get longer and the sun gets hotter, we find ourselves spending more and more time outdoors, enjoying the spring/summer weather. Many local authorities have seen a rise in the demand for litter picking bags, as people are now beginning to start their very own litter picks and local clean-ups. As well as … Continued

GB Spring Clean - Litter picking bags available from Cromwell Polythene

Why Everyone Should Be Involved in the GB Spring Clean

Each year thousands of individuals and companies dust off their litter pickers and commit some time to help clean up our planet. The GB Spring clean runs each year between March and June, organised by leading environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy. KBT’s slogan is to ‘Improve the environment on your doorstep, to eliminate litter, end … Continued