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Month: October 2015

  • Have your pumpkin and eat it

    With an estimated 10 million pumpkins grown every year in the UK, many of those are destined for a short existence of service. After having their guts pulled out and flesh sliced, they are left on the porch to rot as an edible candle holder. It’s a sad tale. Unlike our American friends, we don’t […]

  • Meet air patrol, Jack the Harris Hawk

    There’s a pecking order at Deep Moor, one of our two resource recovery sites. Seagulls would like nothing more than to swoop across our 100 acre site, enjoying a gourmet buffet as our team sort through the daily collections. But our air patroller has put a stop to that. Jack is a harris hawk, a […]

  • 1,400 pupils discover how to transform garden waste into compost

    On a crisp, autumnal morning, our green team headed over to Westpoint Arena for the third annual Farm Wise event. A month of planning, two hours of setting up £500,000 worth of machinery and nine restorative cups of coffee later, the doors were opened and 1,400 primary school pupils from across Devon descended on the show to discover more […]

  • 8 ways to go green in the office – and save money!

    We pride ourselves in minimising the amount of waste we send to landfill – in fact we recycle a whopping 95% of all the waste we collect. But we don’t just manage other people’s waste; we want to make sure we’re recycling champions here in our offices too. That’s why we have an ISO14001 for […]

  • One step closer to Rio 2016 for Coastal Marketing Executive

    Coastal Recycling are proud to be an organisation that encourages and supports the development of its staff not just in terms of career progression within Coastal but personal development too. Sara Cox, Marketing Executive is the perfect illustration of this as she secures a 12 month contract to train, and learn alongside the Professional Game […]