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Waste management service launched

20 August 2017

A free waste management service which aims to get more food manufacturing businesses to recognise the cost and environmental benefits of baling and compacting waste has been launched by phs Wastekit. 

The Wastesaving Audit service includes a free site survey to review businesses’ current waste management practices, a bespoke consultation to advise on where cost savings can be made and a free trial of a baler or compactor machine, plus training in how to use it.

Joe Roberts, managing director of phs Wastekit, said: “It’s surprising how many businesses are still unaware of the cost reductions that they can make using a baler or compactor machine. That is why we felt compelled to do something to open their eyes to the savings and created the Wastesaving Audit.

“Balers and compactors can – without exception – save businesses up to 90% of their waste disposal costs, which will have a huge impact on their bottom line. The machines work by reducing the volume of general and recyclable waste by compacting it down and baling it, which means businesses can dramatically reduce the number of waste collections they need to pay for.

“Many businesses also do not realise that they can make money from baled recyclables like cardboard and plastic. Selling baled recyclables to recycling companies can generate a whole new revenue stream for them and reduce their landfill tax bill. We work with many businesses to ensure they make the most of that opportunity,” continued Roberts.

To arrange a free Wastesaving Audit visit www.phswastekit.co.uk  


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