Valpak News

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Pupils' battery collecting efforts net them a top prize

Jul 27, 2011
Valpak alongside Walsall Council and G&P Batteries, a local battery collection firm, set up the Walsall schools' battery recycling competition with the aim of diverting waste batteries from landfill and to educate students and their families about the importance of recycling.

Valpak assists taking advantage of new Civil Sanction powers

Jul 27, 2011
Valpak is one of the first to successfully assist a company in taking advantage of the new Environment Agency (EA) Civil Sanction powers.

Valpak achieves carbon neutrality

May 20, 2011
Valpak has acknowledged the need to take responsibility for the carbon impacts of their business operations and to demonstrate carbon neutrality to their membership and customers.

Winners of WEEE college recycling competition announced

Apr 14, 2011
Working on behalf of the region's 12 local authorities, the North East Improvement & Efficiency Partnership (NEIEP) yesterday (8 March) unveiled the winners of its Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) college recycling competition. The ceremony at Middlesbrough College was attended by representatives from some of the region's leading organisations who share an interest in recycling.

Students Collect Batteries as part of Valpak & G & P Campaign

Apr 02, 2011
Valpak, the UK’s leading producer compliance scheme, alongside Walsall Council and G&P Batteries, a local battery collection firm, have set up a schools’ battery recycling competition.