When it comes to carbon footprint reduction, the UK's leading recycling and waste management company truly leads by example. Between 2008 and 2011 Veolia Environmental Services grew its business and reduced its emissions at the same time.
Veolia turns waste into a resource through reuse, recycling and energy recovery using a network of material recovery facilities (MRFs), hazardous waste facilities and energy recovery facilities (ERFs). In 2012 the company opened new facilities in each of these categories, bringing its total number of ERFs to seven.Energy recovery facilities use leading technology to transform waste into electricity for the National Grid. Veolia also converts landfill gas to energy.
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