WORCESTER CITY COUNCIL COMBATS GREEDY GULLS WITH BIGBELLY

Worcester City Council combats greedy Seagulls with Bigbelly

Worcester’s growing population of greedy gulls is being brought into line following Worcester City Council’s decision to trial 10 Bigbelly units’ ability to prevent seagull scavenging and increase litter capacity in city centre locations throughout the town. The trial lasts until 14 September and will help prevent seagulls from pulling half-eaten food out of litterbins…

Derbyshire Dales with Bigbelly Unit

Derbyshire Dales Council cuts Bin empties by 95 per cent

Overflowing bins, vermin risks and shrinking resources are what prompted Derbyshire Dales Council to replace 115 litterbins with only 42 Bigbelly units – a decision that has since reduced unnecessary bin empties by up to 95 per cent within some parts of the local authority. Matlock Bath in Derbyshire has reduced empties using traditional litterbins…

South East England UK Sales Team, Karen Yeates & Laura Lindley

Egbert Taylor Expands UK Sales Team

Egbert Taylor welcomes new Area Sales Managers in South East England Droitwich container manufacturer and waste solutions provider, Egbert Taylor, has bolstered its UK sales team following the recruitment of seasoned waste industry figures Karen Yeates and Laura Lindley. Karen Yeates Karen, who joins as Area Sales Manager for South East England, has established a…

Hartlepool Borough and Bigbelly

Hartlepool Borough Council tackles Seagulls with Bigbelly

Hartlepool Borough Council has redefined the term ‘seagull management’ following its decision to roll out 15 Bigbelly smart stations across its popular Seaton Carew seafront area – a decision that during the trial period reduced unnecessary bin emptying by 87 per cent. Following a four-week trial, which saw 13 traditional bins replaced with five Bigbelly…

Croydon Council gets big boost with bigbelly and £1.3M investment

Croydon Council gets big boost with bigbelly and £1.3M investment

Croydon Council, London’s second largest borough, has attributed its cleaner streets to a successful community engagement programme and a £1.3m investment in its street cleansing services, which included the installation of 80 Bigbelly units across high footfall areas back in April. In only six months since Bigbelly was installed the council has achieved an 88…

Container rental firm launched to offer a more flexible solution to sourcing high quality products

Container rental firm launched to offer a more flexible solution to sourcing high quality products

A new business has been launched to provide all organisations, from private sector contractors to local authorities, the opportunity to rent high quality waste containers instead of buying them. Tamco, which stands for Taylor Asset Management Company, aims to lessen the upfront capital cost of purchasing waste containers and enable its customers to match container…

North East England waste partnership restructures bring site recycling service with Egbert Taylor

North East England waste partnership restructures bring site recycling service with Egbert Taylor

South Tyne and Wear Waste Management Partnership (STWWMP), which is responsible for delivering strategic waste management functions to almost 627,000 residents on behalf of Gateshead, South Tyneside, and Sunderland Councils, has reshaped its bring site recycling service in a move aimed at providing consistent recycling services to residents across all three local authorities. Previously, all…

Egbert Taylor invests in developing its waste technology platform

Egbert Taylor invests in developing its waste technology platform

Egbert Taylor has begun 2017 by announcing its commitment to further business-to-business collaborations as part of its drive to become a 360-degree solutions provider and enable its customers to make their waste budgets work harder. The Droitwich-based firm is welcoming discussions with innovative companies that wish to add value to the processes of waste collection…

Exclusive UK partnership agreed with Mattiussi Ecologia

Exclusive UK partnership agreed with Mattiussi Ecologia

Egbert Taylor has partnered with Italian eco-friendly container manufacturer Mattiussi Ecologia in a move that is intended to provide UK customers with easier access to Mattiussi’s high quality range of products. Products produced by Mattiussi, which include its food scraps kitchen caddies, kerbside sorted waste collection, indoor pre-sorting, home composting and outdoor recycling containers are…