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Visit Unisan at the RWM Show 2017 - Halls 4 & 5, Stand 4F02
29 Aug 2017

Visit Unisan at the RWM Show 2017 - Halls 4 & 5, Stand 4F02

Once again we will be exhibiting at RWM 12-14 September 2017 NEC Birmingham RWM is the leading community for the Waste, Energy, Recycling and Water sectors to network, learn and trade. With over 450 exhibitors and 11,000 visitors from the UK and international reach from retail, leisure, construction...

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How Can You Reduce Dust in the Workplace?
06 Jan 2016

How Can You Reduce Dust in the Workplace?

Excessive dust in the workplace can be highly dangerous on a number of levels. Firstly, although it’s rare, a cloud of concentrated dust is potentially combustible and can, therefore, cause explosions so it’s important that companies keep their working environments as relatively dust-free as they...

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Improving Your Processes In Management Teams With Lean and Kaizen
15 Dec 2015

Improving Your Processes In Management Teams With Lean and Kaizen

This is how management teams in top companies operate. Learn how to replicate the formula. This is how management teams in top companies operate. Learn how to replicate the formula. In a global and extremely competitive economic context, where companies compete with each other, it becomes of vital importance...

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Have you got wet, slippery floors? See what the law says slips and trips...
09 Dec 2015

Have you got wet, slippery floors? See what the law says slips and trips...

What does the law say? The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (HSW Act) requires employers to ensure the health and safety of all employees and anyone who may be affected by their work, so far as is reasonably practicable. This includes taking steps to control slip and trip risks. Employees have...

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Like a more lean, productive and clean facility? Do it the 5S and Kaizen way!
25 Nov 2015

Like a more lean, productive and clean facility? Do it the 5S and Kaizen way!

What is 5S? One of the methods of determining an organisations approach to its business is to evaluate its workplace organisation capability & visual management standards. 5S engages people through the use of 'Standards' and ‘Discipline'. It is not just about housekeeping,...

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What Is The True Cost Of Waste?
17 Nov 2015

What Is The True Cost Of Waste?

Do you realise the true cost of waste? Many companies fail to see how much their waste processes are costing them. We liken this to the iceberg principle whereby only 1/10 of the iceberg is visible whereas 9/10 is hidden and that is the part that can do the most damage. This is the same in business operations...

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The Importance of Waste Recycling for Business
26 Jan 2015

The Importance of Waste Recycling for Business

The Importance of Waste Recycling for Business By taking steps to reduce and recycle waste, a business can...  Save money on supplies.   Conserve natural resources and energy.   Reduce current waste disposal costs and hedge against increased disposal costs in the future.  ...

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Wales Set to be First in the UK to Achieve Over 50% Recycling Rate
30 Sep 2013

Wales Set to be First in the UK to Achieve Over 50% Recycling Rate

Back at the end of August, the Welsh government minister for natural resources and food, Alun Davies, announced preliminary figures that showed local authorities in Wales had, in the first three months of 2013, recycled 50% of all waste produced. These figures go on to suggest that by the end of the year,...

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Could the Rising Number of Incinerators Threaten Rates of Recycling?
23 Aug 2013

Could the Rising Number of Incinerators Threaten Rates of Recycling?

Concerns have been raised by industry experts that the recent rush to build incinerators to lessen the amount of UK waste going to landfill could have an adverse effect on the efforts being made to encourage more people to recycle. Incinerators have been seen as a viable answer to disposing of waste at the...

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McVities (United Biscuits Group) install CleanTrax at 9 of their UK sites
11 Jun 2013

McVities (United Biscuits Group) install CleanTrax at 9 of their UK sites

McVities (United Biscuits Group) have recently installed the CleanTrax ProfilGate system across 9 of their sites for pedestrian walkways into their production areas. The CleanTrax ProfilGate system performed exceptionally well during the trial period, cleaning and capturing kilos of dirt and dust from...

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BMW UK install CleanTrax ProfilGate in warehouse doorway entrance
08 Apr 2013

BMW UK install CleanTrax ProfilGate in warehouse doorway entrance

BMW, one of the world's largest car manufacturers, have recently installed the effective CleanTrax ProfilGate system into their warehouse and are proving the benefits of doing so. At the UK Engine Plant production site in Warwickshire, BMW have installed a CleanTrax ProfilGate system that is 4 grates...

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How to Set Up Recycling Bins for the Best Results
22 Mar 2013

How to Set Up Recycling Bins for the Best Results

It’s alright deciding that you want your business to do more in terms of recycling, however it is a very different story when it comes to actually getting your employees to recycle. The way you set up your recycling bins plays a vitally important role in how effectively they are used, so we at Unisan...

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