There has been lots in the news recently about how plastic drinking straws are catastrophic for the environment, with the government pledging to crack down on their use. However, customers of bars, restaurants and other food and beverage centres become so used to being offered a straw that many proprietors are reluctant to remove them

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An efficient recycling program can save your business money. Due to the rising cost of commercial waste collection, disposing of general waste can amount to double the cost of recycling. This is down to the fact that the items you recycle from your office are sold on to be reproduced into new items, which reduces

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Every business can benefit from recycling their cardboard waste. Not only can you save your business money, but you will also be doing your bit for the environment. Below we explore further why every business needs to recycle their cardboard waste. Recycling cardboard Cardboard is everywhere and the likelihood is that your business will end

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Ever heard of a ‘fatberg’? It’s not the most attractive word, and fittingly a fatberg isn’t the most attractive sight. Fatbergs are massive collections of congealed fat that accumulate in sewers all over the UK, caused by a build-up of the masses of fat that are poured down British drains every day. A significant amount

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One of the things we love most about the Bristol region is the fantastic variety of food on offer. The end of February brought us the Bristol Good Food awards, which demonstrated how many excellent places to eat there are in and around our area. Gluten-free and vegetarian specialists, pizza, tapas, Asian cuisine and steak

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When thinking of recycling, many think of home recycling bins and waste collection, they actually forget about one main ingredient of recycling – clothes. However, your clothes are needed now more than ever. And more than 95% of all textiles can be recycled, rehomed and reused. Across the UK, supermarket car parks are littered with

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When it comes to glass recycling, Bristol is doing really well. At home, your black recycling box can take glass bottles and jars, but if you’re a business who wants to recycle, that’s where ASL Environmental can help. We collect glass from pubs, factories and garages, and help to recycle it and get it back

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