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S Norton & Co prioritises investment and customer service

S Norton & Co prioritises investment and customer service

S Norton & Co Ltd, one of the UK’s leading metal recyclers, has prioritised investment in new materials handling equipment and supporting its independent customer base after reporting a healthy return to profitability in its latest published accounts for 2016. New cranes are arriving at Barking as part of a …

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UNTHA UK waste and recycling stalwart retires from industry

UNTHA UK waste and recycling stalwart retires from industry

Chris Oldfield – chairman of waste shredding specialist UNTHA UK – has announced his retirement from the recycling industry following a career spanning almost 50 years. He now fully hands over the reins of the company to managing director Marcus Brew. With mechanical engineering, works and industrial management qualifications under …

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Ecosurety pledges support for MetalMatters

Ecosurety pledges support for MetalMatters

Ecosurety, one of the UK’s leading packaging compliance schemes and resource efficiency specialists, has pledged their support to MetalMatters, the metal packaging industry’s flag ship behavioural change programme. As part of their support package, Ecosurety successfully introduced the programme to Bristol City Council and The Bristol Waste Company who launched …

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S Norton & Co sails in to assist client on quarry demolition site

S Norton & Co sails in to assist client on quarry demolition site

Teamwork between S Norton & Co Ltd and its customer AR Demolition successfully completed the demolition and clearance of redundant processing plant at a remote granite quarry on the west coast of Scotland. The Liverpool-based metals recycler provided specialist support for the Midlands demolition company in processing and transporting more …

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UNTHA XR waste shredder hits one million operational hours

UNTHA XR waste shredder hits one million operational hours

Austrian-headquartered shredding specialist UNTHA has just dispatched its 150th waste shredder. The XR mobil-e is heading to France where, when commissioned, it will process 25 tonnes per hour of C&I waste down to 80mm particle size. But this machine had a particularly special ‘send-off’ when it left UNTHA’s manufacturing plant …

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Manchip3Media helps to keep plastics out of the sea

Manchip3Media helps to keep plastics out of the sea

Secure waste destruction specialist Manchip3Media (M3Media) has geared up for further growth by installing a new shredding system. The DIN66399 certified UNTHA RS30 shredder will make light work of the old-format media that M3Media is processing on behalf of key customers including Sky, the BBC and Channel 4. Capable of …

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Ball pledges funding support for MetalMatters

Ball pledges funding support for MetalMatters

The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) has announced that Ball Corporation is becoming a direct funding partner of MetalMatters; the packaging industry’s communications programme in the UK which aims to boost the capture rates for metal packaging collected at kerbside. Ball, a leading supplier of innovative, sustainable beverage, food and …

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S Norton & Co: Companies must innovate to thrive

S Norton & Co Companies must innovate to thrive

Innovation and ensuring compliance with growing industry regulation will be vital for the future success of the scrap metal recycling sector, claims one of the UK’s prominent metals recyclers, S Norton & Co Ltd. Warning of potentially challenging times ahead, Managing Director Roger Morton suggests organisations that fail to maintain …

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