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Cheshire West and Chester Council top of the league when it comes to Bigbelly

Cheshire West and Chester Council is England’s most efficient Bigbelly user after the system’s CLEAN platform – the monitoring and evaluation software behind Bigbelly – revealed that the council operated at 98 per cent efficiency throughout 2016. The efficiency rating is based on the number of collections made when Bigbelly’s Smart Stations are full and…

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…

Food, glorious food

The Christmas season is upon us. And whilst it represents a time for celebration, family and friendship, it’s often a time of high consumption when it comes to food. Not that long ago the only post-Christmas commitment we, as a society, had, was to use the New Year to get fit and lose what we…

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…

Bigbelly Scores a Drop Goal in Rugby

The client The brief To implement a waste collection solution that: Improved the council’s urban environment by delivering a cleaner and greener streetscape; Provided a contemporary and aesthetically pleasing alternative to traditional bins; Reduced unnecessary manual waste collections and the associated vehicle movements and emissions; Cemented Rugby’s reputation as a pioneering and innovative town. The…

A First for London

Bigbelly helps City of London Corporation put Pedal to the Metal The City of London Corporation has become the first local authority in the UK to adopt the foot pedal-operated Bigbelly smart station after Egbert Taylor’s waste technology brand, Bigbelly, developed it in conjunction with the council. Eight units have been introduced to make waste…

Big Results in Shipley

Bigbelly trial yields big results in Shipley The waste technology brand responsible for creating what has been referred to as ‘the world’s smartest bin’, Bigbelly, has continued its expansion across West Yorkshire following the successful trial of nine of its smart stations in Shipley in the City of Bradford. The trial, which saw Bigbelly’s 606-litre…

Taylor Street Chosen by Cardiff

Cardiff County Council has installed Taylor Street™ recycling units at three locations in the city, as part of its wider plan to improve recycling and achieve improved aesthetics of waste containers in public spaces. In total ten units have been installed across the city; two units have been placed by two of the city’s libraries,…