Latest News

Below is a list of the recent news and events that we have been creating in and around the industry. Click on one of the items to read further information about the article.

Bin truck emptying wheelie bin
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 16:52
New Businesses and Waste Disposal

Are you thinking about starting a new business? If so, disposing of your waste probably isn’t at the forefront of your thinking. However, you will need to think about it, and form a plan, before...

emergency ambulance
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 14:08
Safety First

We and the Yorwaste Group were saddened to learn of the recent death of an industry worker, and injury of two others, in an explosion at a recycling plant in the West Midlands*. Our thoughts...

The White Rose of Yorkshire flag
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 20:26
A Yorkshire Day message

Happy Yorkshire Day, from one proud Yorkshire business to all our great Yorkshire business customers.

Yorkshire Day, as we now know it, started in 1975 by The Yorkshire Ridings Society as a protest against...

Man placing bag of clothes in clothing bank.
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 16:43
Love Your Clothes

The fashion stores’ Summer Sales are in full swing as retailers make way for their Autumn/Winter collections. But what of last season’s cast offs? Campaigning to ‘Love Your Clothes’ is the sustainability not-for-profit organisation, WRAP,...

Bags of Yorganics compost
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 15:12
Happy Anniversary Yorganics Compost

Happy first anniversary to Yorganics bagged Garden Compost, launched at the Great Yorkshire Show last year.

What’s the big deal with Yorganics? It’s the 100% recycled, peat free, locally sourced compost produced in North...

Bags of waste rubbish
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 12:34
Are you a waste law breaker?

Is your business complying with the law on waste? Balance of probability says not!

Every establishment or business that produces waste has a legal responsibility to manage it properly. Yet over half of UK...

Todd's team in 10,000 Steps challenge
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 13:52
Todd's team step out for charity

Members of the Todd Waste Management team at the firm’s Thirsk headquarters joined in the 10,000 Steps-A-Day challenge throughout June and raised £106.71 for charity. Their money will be donated to the local cancer supporting...

Todd Waste trucks with Yorwaste logo
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 13:58
Todd Waste Management Group in merger with Yorwaste

Todd Waste Management Group Ltd is pleased to announce they have this week concluded a merger with Yorwaste. The deal was agreed after negotiations between Yorwaste and the family-run Todd Waste Management Group, which is...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 14:45
Humming Rubbish - hot weather advice with waste

Hot weather can cause unusual smelly rubbish as bacteria on food and rubbish develops more quickly. Summer temperatures can cause a risk to health so be prepared and take extra care with food and...

Rally Barbados todd waste management jon trenholme alison trenholme thirsk
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 10:54
Todd's Sponsor Local Rally Barbados Team

Thirsk based, husband and wife team, Jon and Alison Trenholme will be jetting off to compete in Rally Barbados next month, with Todd’s behind them all the way.

Starting out in rallying in 2011,...