2019 blog (Recycling)

The ultimate Viridor Christmas recycling guide

Three certainties of Christmas are you’re going to eat too much, be forced into a game of charades or similar, and there is going to be an absolutely huge pile of recycling to be done.

Simple tips to help you be a greener festival-goer

Festivals across the UK have launched a campaign asking retailers to stop selling single-use tents to help reduce plastic waste earlier this month.

Viridor Plastic Export - Environment Agency Statement

Viridor works in partnership with more than 150 local authority and major corporate clients with 32,000 customers across the UK. The company has the UK’s largest network of 300+ advanced recycling, energy recovery and landfill diversion facilities.

Love your festival, love your waste

Roughly 23,500 tonnes of waste are produced annually at UK music festivals, according to Powerful Thinking. That equates to 2.8kg of waste per person per day!