The expediential growth in the hospitality sector has brought with it a need to facilitate more efficient waste management procedures. This has created a surge of interest in environmental management. Now there is a much greater emphasis on sustainable solutions and environmental awareness throughout the sector, especially as ecolabels are being used as certification.
Hotels, pubs, bars, clubs, restaurants, kitchens, cafes, service stations, transport interchanges, Recreational facilities, etc can benefit from the Increased efficiency and savings that a forward thinking and well-developed waste management strategy can bring. Location and regulations in the local area play a significant part in devising forward thinking strategy.
- The benefits of environmentally friendly waste management programs include:
- An improved business image
- Reduced carbon emissions from the decreased transportation of waste
- Reduced costs due to smaller order requirements from suppliers
- Improved relations with stakeholders
- Reduced risks and liabilities
- Health and safety benefits.
Our broker model with its network of local providers is ideally suited to counter the issues faced by this sector and make it possible for us to offer the dedicated services that are required in the hotel and leisure, food & drink industry. By using hospitality waste management specialists, we are able to focus on providing collections of cardboard, glass and plastic from locations that would normally be unable to benefit from such recycling services.
Your industry takes its corporate responsibilities very seriously. As major employers throughout the UK, your sector has adopted sound business practices that dovetail with environmental legislation and responsibility. Similarly, our hospitality waste management policies are built on a balanced approach that makes business sense and will improve the future well-being of the community.
We work closely with our customers to ensure that the services we offer are efficient, cost effective and practical. Our bespoke online management system “The Hub” has been especially designed to help our customers stay ahead of the game when it comes to reporting and can all be easily accessed online 24/7.
Staff education and engagement is fast becoming one of the biggest challenges faced by employers with particular regard to waste segregation, which is where cost savings and compliance can be lost or won. Having UKWSL as your waste partner brings the dual benefits of having a partner who understands these challenges and can help you with a solution. As a Wastesmart accredited company we are able to design and deliver staff training and education programs to suit your own individual needs. Our marketing experts are also on hand to help with pictorial signage (especially useful in work forces where English is not a first language) and visual prompts see Marston’s case history.