Recycling, waste and environmental services for residents
Veolia works in communities across the UK every day, collecting household waste and recycling, cleaning streets, removing graffiti and fly-tips, tending parks and doing everything we can to make your environment a better place to live, work and relax.
If you are a resident in an area served by one of our major contracts please choose from the links below. We also work closely with a number of Local Authorities throughout the UK - if you cannot find your area below please contact your local council.
Since 1993, we have helped to deal with Birmingham's waste, maximising recycling and recovering energy.
In South Downs we deliver an integrated waste management service.
Veolia operates a number of facilities in Essex including landfill sites and materials recovery facilities as well as the county's recycling centres for household waste. We also offer a range of other services including kerbside waste collection services, street cleansing and grounds maintenance.
Our partnership in Hampshire, Project Integra, has the highest landfill diversion rate in the UK.
Veolia have been working in partnership with Haringey Council to provide street cleansing, recycling and waste services for residents in the borough for the past three years and the recycling rate in Haringey has successfully been increased to more than 35%.
In July 2011, Veolia was awarded a contract by Hertfordshire County Council.
Back in 2011 we indicated that we would be working towards closure of Highmoor landfill, and made commitment to complete landfilling by 2017.
A number of factors including increased recycling rates and the economic downturn have led to a reduction in the amount of waste generated locally and nationally which means there is less waste coming to landfill sites. As a result of these factors we closed Highmoor to household and commercial waste on 31st December 2013.
Veolia signed a 25-year Private Finance Initiative (PFI) contract with Leeds City Council for residual municipal waste treatment and energy recovery in November 2012.
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Merseyside & Halton
We work in partnership with Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority to update and operate their waste and recycling facilities.
Since 2006 we have been helping the Nottinghamshire Authorities to manage household waste sustainably.
We work with Sheffield City Council to collect, recycle and recover energy from the city's waste.
In 2007 we were awarded a 27 year contract to improve waste and recycling services in Shropshire.
We provide recycling and waste management services in Southwark.
In July 2010 we were awarded a 25-year PFI residual waste treatment and disposal contract by Staffordshire …
Telford and Wrekin
Veolia has been selected to manage waste and recycling services in Telford & Wrekin. The contract puts the emphasis on improving the service for residents and delivering savings to the Council. The service will improve the level of recycling and divert waste from landfill with a projected increase in recycling from its current rate of 43 per cent to 59 per cent, once all the proposed investment and operational improvements are in place.
The maintenance and repair of water mains, service pipes, drains and sewers is undertaken by our own local technicians and contractors.
Veolia has been working in partnership with Tower Hamlets council to provide street cleansing, recycling and waste services for residents in the borough for the past nine years.
We are working with West Berkshire Council to achieve a 49% recycling target.