20 Random Recycling Facts

20 Random Recycling Facts

May 19, 2016

Whether you’re an eco-newbie looking to learn more about going green or you want to absorb a few facts to impress your boss, you’ll find some interesting facts on all kinds of recycling in our extensive list below. Did you know…

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The Lifecycle of a Standard Drinks Can

The Lifecycle of a Standard Drinks Can

May 16, 2016

When you pop into your local corner shop and pick up a can of cola or add a four pack of beer into your trolley at the local supermarket, it is unlikely that you’d think about how these aluminium cans were made. But did you know, you could be drinking from a can that has been recycled dozens of times?

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The Ancient History of Cesspits

The Ancient History of Cesspits

May 3, 2016

Discover how the study of waste management history has provided us with valuable insight into our past diet and lifestyle, with this informative blog post.

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GD Environmental Skip Success with DIY SOS

GD Environmental Skip Success with DIY SOS

April 20, 2016

Welsh skip hire and waste management company, GD Environmental, joined forces with DIY SOS and local tradesmen to make a Monmouthshire family's dream a reality.

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How Many Times Can You Recycle A...

How Many Times Can You Recycle A...

March 14, 2016

Reduce, reuse, recycle! We all know the drill – the more we recycle the better. But how many times can an item be recycled? Let’s find out.

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Inside the Fascinating World of Festival Waste Removal

Inside the Fascinating World of Festival Waste Removal

February 25, 2016

Here at GD Environmental, we’re used to removing domestic and commercial waste. And we recycle more than 95% of it! But what happens at major events where there are hundreds of thousands of attendees, like festivals. How is the waste removed?

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20 Weird and Wonderful Things You Would Never Think of Recycling But Can

20 Weird and Wonderful Things You Would Never Think of Recycling But Can

February 24, 2016

From kitchen roll to teabags, cardboard boxes to plastic bottles, we all know that we can recycle most of our everyday food packaging waste. But we bet we know of a few things you can recycle, that you never even considered!

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Be Crafty With Your Recycling This Half Term!

Be Crafty With Your Recycling This Half Term!

February 17, 2016

Why not educate your child on sustainability and keep them busy this half term by creating kid-friendly arty crafts!

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Launching Waste Management in Llanelli

Launching Waste Management in Llanelli

February 16, 2016

Celebrating another year of company growth, join us and the Minister of Economy, Science and Transport, for the official re-launch of our Llanelli site.

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What Lurks Underground? The Sewage Networks We Don’t See

What Lurks Underground? The Sewage Networks We Don’t See

January 14, 2016

Out of sight-out, out of mind, as the old adage goes. But if you take a closer look at what lies beneath, you may start to see the world slightly differently. Here we investigate the underground drainage and sewerage systems that hide beneath our streets.

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Drain Surveys and a New Home: Your Questions Answered

Drain Surveys and a New Home: Your Questions Answered

January 14, 2016

Drainage surveys are becoming an increasingly important consideration when buying a property within the UK. In fact, many building surveyors are now recommending that home buyers invest in drainage surveys, which are to be carried out by certified drain surveyors, prior to the exchange of contracts. Failure to do so could mean an array of issues and expenses could come flooding in!

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Business Cesspit Use: Which Industries Use Septic Tanks?

Business Cesspit Use: Which Industries Use Septic Tanks?

January 13, 2016

Its not just rural home owners that rely on cesspit or septic tanks to dispose of their household waste, take a look at some of the business that also operate using these 'off the mains' waste disposal systems

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