Press Releases

Press Releases

Figures released by DEFRA show that Veolia has helped four south London boroughs rise up the capital’s recycling performance table.
Veolia has been recognised for outstanding commitment to workplace training by gaining a the Princess Royal Training Award (PRTA) for its recent initiative: Respect at Work.
With Halloween being a time for tricks, treats and an awful lot of sweets when better to consider your plastic pollution?
Following the scale of the recent disruption caused by the temporary loss of just 5% of the UK generating capacity, and electricity consumption set to double by 2050, the future of our energy supply is in the balance.
With plastic high on the public’s agenda, Veolia has launched a flexible new service, Procycle, to recycle those harder to treat materials - including sweet wrappers, straws or plastic toys
New £6 million fleet now in use to help improve recycling and waste service.
Global resource management company, Veolia, in partnership with Westminster City Council, is trialling two electric Refuse Collection Vehicles (eRCV) on the streets of London.
The company is the first in the industry to gain the MoD highest badge of honour for supporting the Armed Forces.
Peat use must be banned to hit zero-carbon targets. Find out how 4M tonnes of peat-free compost available on our doorsteps can replace peat.

Projects form part of the €5.5bn investment plan to improve water infrastructure
Over 130 tonnes of premier soil from the world-famous Wembley Stadium will be dispersed across London playing fields. Find out how Veolia and The Football Association will redistribute the topsoil.
Financial support for community and environmental projects from the Veolia Environmental Trust reached a new record of £5.88 million during 2018/2019 financial year, beating the previous years record of £5.3 million
Find out how the Dales Voe decommissioning facility in Shetland is one step closer to becoming a centre of excellence for recycling offshore structures.
Veolia helps Dwr Cymru Welsh Water deliver savings of over £440,000 across two Water Treatment Works
Veolia and Westminster City Council have given parade goers their most colourful clear up to date, with rainbow collection vehicles, brooms and barrows used to clear over 55 tonnes of recycling and waste from the streets.
New carbon reporting tool is fully adapted to energy, water, and waste to help achieve a low carbon future to save both the environment and money.
Veolia calls for stricter guidelines to avoid 20,000 related deaths every year - but there is a tech solution!
Veolia awarded BITC Silver CORE accreditation in Northern Ireland for being a responsible company
Over one year since The UK’s Plastics Pact was launched Veolia UK, a founding member, has announced a further £1 million investment in it’s Dagenham Plastic Recycling facility as demand ever increases.

Veolia is among seven companies shortlisted for the NI Responsible Company of the Year Award
Unilever has pioneered the use of a new detectable black pigment for its High Density Polyethelyne (HDPE) bottles for its leading brands, TRESemmé and Lynx, so they can be detected by recycling plant scanners and sorted for recycling.
Veolia is calling on UK businesses and the public sector to recognise what can be achieved today, and take a major step forward to implement the actions that are vital to reduce emissions.
This year Veolia’s London Marathon clean up delivered a personal best for recycling, with over 350,000 plastic bottles collected for reprocessing.
New community on iconic former industrial site will gain from Veolia’s heat network expertise.
Veolia launches new services designed to achieve compliance with the Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting scheme
Over 80% of people say they would use reverse vending machines.
On 1st March 2019, the South East London Combined Heat and Power (SELCHP) facility, based in Lewisham, celebrated 25 years of providing London residents with low carbon electricity and heat, and a sustainable solution for their non recyclable waste.