18 Jun '17, 11pm

Greene King serves up zero waste to landfill target

Greene King serves up zero waste to landfill target

Greene King is aiming to become the UK's first major pub chain to send zero waste to landfill across the entirety of its operations, the company announced today. The new target, which it aims to meet by 2020, covers all Greene King's estimated 3,000 pubs throughout England, Scotland and Wales. It follows the brewer's decision to partner with waste management firm SWR in April 2016. Related articles Greencoat Renewables announces plan for €250m IPO Green Deal Finance Company restarts loan offer Mongoose Energy debuts community energy crowdfunding platform Greene King serves up zero waste to landfill target BNEF: Renewables to provide nearly half of global power capacity by 2040 Since then, a number of initiatives put in place by SWR have already helped Greene King to reduce its landfill waste by 95 per cent, including the diversion of 8,000 tonne of food waste from landfill...

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