Category: Cromwell News

07 Apr

New food waste strategy a success

Peterborough City Council anticipates a 25 percent increase in domestic food waste tonnage, some 90 tonnes a month, along with annual cost savings of around £65,000, following a change in its recycling strategy. At the heart of the council’s new approach is a switch from biodegradable caddy liners to “significantly cheaper” standard plastic liners, allowing

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18 Mar

Cromwell awarded Castle Point garden sack contract

Cromwell Polythene has been awarded a significant contract to supply Castle Point Borough Council with 1.5 million compostable garden waste sacks. Made from Ecopond® biodegradable resin, for which Cromwell is the sole distributor among local authorities and the waste management sector in England and Wales, the 80-litre sacks were manufactured to Castle Point’s exact specification,

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07 Dec

Teignbridge opts for more of the same

Cromwell Polythene has been awarded a contract to supply a further 20,000 kerbside recycling sacks to Teignbridge District Council in Devon, adding to its original order for 60,000 sacks, used for storing and collecting newspapers and magazines. The introduction of Cromwell’s reusable sacks for paper forms part of a wider recycling initiative, which includes the

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09 Oct

Cromwell extends washroom range

Cromwell Polythene has extended its washroom range with the introduction of a white LDPE saddle bag for the discreet disposal of feminine hygiene and other sanitary waste. Measuring 159mm (six inches) wide when open and 240mm (11 inches) in length, the sanitary bags fit most dispensing units for ease of use. Supplied block headed in

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27 Jul

Cromwell bags Enfield Council contract

Cromwell Polythene has been awarded a significant contract to supply Enfield Council with up to four million waste and recycling sacks. Tendered through the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO) framework, the two-year contract, with an option to extend for a further two-years, is for the supply of grey sacks for domestic refuse and blue recycling

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14 May

Cromwell restructures field sales and launches new packaging division

Cromwell Polythene has restructured its field sales operation, with responsibilities being shared geographically, as well as by market sector. The move coincides with the appointment of Niall McClintock as business development manager, with extensive experience supplying polythene bags to the packaging trade. At Cromwell he will head up sales of a new packaging division, which

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