Andusia News

Posted on: 18th Apr 2019

Meet Andusia at Lets Recycle Live

The Andusia team will be attending this year’s Lets Recycle Live event in Coventry on 22ndand 23rdMay. Directors, Steve Burton, Stewart Brackenbury and Mark Terrell will be attending the event, alongside Commercial Manager Chris May and our Hazardous Waste Manager, Fraser Cutting.

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Posted on: 9th Apr 2019

Andusia Sole Supplier for New Clinical Waste Plant in Malvern

Andusia Hazchem Treatment Ltd are pleased to announce that they have been confirmed as the sole waste supplier to a new clinical waste treatment plant in Worcestershire.

The new plant, which is being developed in an existing, retired plant in Malvern, is the first of its kind to be built in the UK in the last decade and is one of four planned in the next few years.

From January 2020, Andusia will be supplying 40,000 tonnes of hazardous and clinical waste for high temperature treatment under a 5 year deal. This method of disposal offers a high level of safety and security for clinical and hazardous waste and minimises environmental impact. Heat produced in the incineration process creates steam which can then be used to power turbines, generating electricity.

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Posted on: 8th Apr 2019

Andusia RDF Bales Stretch To It’s (Almost!) Namesake – Andalusia

At the end of last year, Andusia reported they had exported enough RDF bales, that end-to-end, would stretch from London to Rome. Now, three months on, Andusia’s RDF exports have stretched even further to the region of Andalusia in Spain. The origin of Andusia’s company name.

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Posted on: 4th Apr 2019

Andusia’s Fraser at NPAG’s Waste Management Group in May

Andusia’s Hazardous Waste Manager, Fraser Cutting, will be discussing clinical waste at NPAG’s next group meeting on 2ndMay, 11am. Taking place at Jury’s Inn in Birmingham, Fraser’s presentation entitled ‘Clinical Waste, and everything you were afraid to ask’ – is just that, an informative presentation on all things clinical waste.

The NPAG Waste Management BVG is a long established and very successful group of Waste Managers and specialists from across the NHS. The group offers a welcoming environment to raise issues that members face daily, discuss experiences, offer solutions and initiatives, and overall to support each other in the complex task of waste disposal in healthcare.

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Posted on: 21st Mar 2019

Happy Anniversary to our Commercial Manager

Andusia would like to wish a Happy 6th Anniversary to Commercial Manager, Chris May. Chris joined the company back in April 2013, previously having worked in the waste industry for Wastelink, Cleanaway and OCS.

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Posted on: 21st Mar 2019

Defra update – The Waste Industry in a No-Deal Scenario

This week, in a meeting organised by Defra, Government officials and representatives of the HMRC met with exporters of waste to further discuss the effects of Brexit, whatever the outcome come 29th.

During the meeting, it was once again confirmed that there would be no impact on existing or new TFS applications, whether the UK leave the EU with or without a deal. But there would still be possible delays with regards to truck deliveries and hold-ups at port during any transition period following the Brexit decision.

After a presentation from the HMRC, what was highlighted, was the effect a possible no-deal result could have on the waste industry, from both a customs and VAT perspective.

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