When it comes to recycling at home, Great Britain really is great - in fact 99% of us admit to it. The same can not be said about our recycling habits when we get to work. Who are the culprits and where in the UK might you find them?...Read more
Recycling At Work - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Unisan gets ready for World Cleanup Day 2018
World Cleanup Day 2018 - Practice What You Preach...Read more
RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference - 27.09.18
We've been invited to exhibit at RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference 2018, KingsGate Conference Centre, Peterborough. As RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference is quickly becoming the go to event for those linked to the used plastics industry, we were honoured and proud to accept. If previous years are anything to go by, this year will be the perfect date in your calendar if you are:...Read more
A new way of approaching employee engagement through CSR
The standards of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) we see from companies today keep getting higher, and it's something we should all be thinking about more and more. But what other benefits does CSR have in your organisation? What if we told you that in addition to positive environmental, social and brand impacts, it can engage your employees and empower them to discover a better version of themselves?...Read more
3 tips on how to Lean your waste management.
Waste management is a very overlooked process in most organisations. It is inherently inefficient, wasting both time and money, and most of all, it's usually not environmentally friendly. Applying the 8 Wastes to waste. Some of you might already know your 8 wastes, but if you don't, to put it simply, they're a lean principle designed to help organisations see waste in every process of the business and all the day-to-day activities....Read more
4 ways to take your recycling to the next level.
In today's world, just having great products and services is not enough. Your customers, and the planet, expect more from you. Environmental sustainability is no longer an 'optional extra'; it should have a prominent place in every company's strategy, and recycling is a massive part of that. With our oceans filled with plastic waste and our country's recycling reputation tarnished, your customers are looking to you to take action....Read more
3 quick tips to get more from your current indoor recycling bins.
Frustrated because your commitment to recycling doesn't seem to be conveyed to your staff? Have you ever stopped to consider why your staff don't recycle enough? Is it because they don't want to? Or is it just because you don't make it easy enough for them? We believe everyone wants to do the right thing, but most office recycling methods make it a lot more difficult than it should be....Read more
Hotel Facilities Management Expo September 2018 - We'll be there!
We will be exhibiting at The Hotel Facilities Management Expo 2018 at the London ExCeL, along with 300 other exhibitors, 200 world-class speakers, panel debates, plenty of networking opportunities, and more. The Show will be presenting the latest advancements that are driving innovation across the sector, from a concierge robot to 360° virtual tours....Read more
Coca-Cola launches reverse vending incentive scheme using CafeCrush
Merlin Entertainments has partnered with Coca-Cola to offer 50% off entry into selected Merlin attractions across the UK in return of used plastic bottles. This incentive scheme is the first of its kind in the UK, and stems from Coca-Cola's goal of recycling a bottle for every one they produce by 2030. At Unisan, we are passionate about supporting businesses in achieving their environmental sustainability goals, so we are proud to be a part of this exciting step in becoming a #worldwithoutwaste....Read more
Support your Corporate Sustainability Goals with a Zero Waste Office Plan
Less than 1 in every 10 office workers recycle in the workplace and their excuse is simply that it falls outside their remit. So, how can you reverse this trend and make your office workforce ambassadors of your Corporate Sustainability goals?...Read more
Office Recycling: How can I encourage my staff to make the right choice
It's one thing to invest in the right tools for recycling at work, such as office recycling bins, recycling stations etc, but it's another thing to get your employees to adopt these into their day to day habits. Much like the saying, you can drag a horse to water, but you can't make it drink. ...Read more
Office Recycling: How to create consistency across multiple sites / locations?
This is one of the more common questions we get asked. It's all well and good investing in a recycling system at work but inconsistency across multiple sites seems to be a common obstacle to recycling success....Read more