Sustainable Shift

Interesting!! More than a third (36%) of Brits are buying more from companies with strong environmental credentials as priorities shift during the pandemic, research shows.Credit: E.ON commissioned Censuswide to survey 2,000 consumers and 800 senior managers (or above) in SMEs. The research took place between 11th and 16th September 2020.   We have certainly seen…

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Bespoke Baler used for Unusual Material was a Success

A busy farm in Lincolnshire came to KK Balers for some expect advice as they needed a bespoke baler. KK Balers were asked to visit Cherry Valley to investigate problems they were experiencing dealing with huge volumes of feathers which were being produced within the poultry factory. The Farm had been using an old waste…

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Imagine recycling instead of using a skip

Can you imagine recycling all of your “dry recyclable waste” like plastic bags or cardboard? Perhaps you have a skip or large bins and wonder… “there must be another way to dispose of our waste?” Waste removal charges can eat into profits + recycling is even more important. KK Balers are here to help. A…

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Will the second lockdown be as beneficial for the environment?

The lockdown earlier in the year showed significant benefits to the environment with reductions in particulate matter and nitrogen dioxide recorded throughout London and several other major cities all recording a dip in the presence of the harmful substances. We all experienced and enjoyed cleaner air, water-ways and liberated wildlife. Although the lockdown this time…

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KK aids the Recovery of Recyclables at The Ivy Market Grill

KK Balers established a relationship with The Ivy Collection with the installation of a KK Minimiser at The Ivy Soho Brasserie. After recognising the results and benefits of the baler another KK Minimiser was installed at The Ivy Market Grill, which is located in the heart of Covent Garden. The Ivy Market Grill brings the…

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Woodlands Trust Tree Initiative

Woodland Trust has launched an initiative to plant 50 million trees over 5 years to fight climate crisis. Unfortunately COVID has impacted the rate in which trees have been planted, resulting in a downfall. Therefore the conservation charity has made this pledge, which includes 600,000 free trees being sent to community groups and schools in…

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David Attenborough chats with the Royal Children

David Attenborough has turned to social media, taking his powerful messages online to help convince us to put our planet first. He was a hit with the Royal Family, talking about the animal world with Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, the video was widely shared, with up to 6 million views. His traditional…

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Recognition for our recycling

Our contribution to the environment is and always will remain an important topic, not just at an individual level but also at a business and government level as each country is scrutinised for their commitment and efforts toward a greener future. Some of the major factors that get juggled in this topic include pollution, global…

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A tiny forest

Here in the UK, as a charity project, a tiny forest was planted in Witney, Oxfordshire. Said to be the first of its kind the little forest will consist of 600 trees and be about the size of a tennis court. The forest is intended to not only benefit the environment but to inspire others…

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Landfill tax on the rise

Landfill tax continues to increase and this year is now at £94.15 per tonne. Now is the right time to look at alternatives, we can audit your waste and improve your waste management. Source:GOV.UK

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