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McGrath celebrates 40 Years

29 October 2012

This year the McGrath Group celebrates its 40th Anniversary. The business was founded by the McGrath Brothers, Mick, David and Patrick in 1972 – starting life as a skip-hire business serving local construction and property firms in East London. David and Patrick McGrath, who remain hands-on Executive Directors, have seen the business grow into a […]

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McGrath shortlisted for two industry ‘Oscars’

19 June 2012

McGrath Group has been nominated in two categories for the forthcoming National Recycling Awards. We have been shortlisted in both the disciplines that we entered: Recycling and Waste Management Business of the Year (SME) and Materials Recycler of the Year (SME). “Our nomination for two of the waste management industry’s “Oscars” represents a formal recognition […]

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Just the Ticket

21 March 2012

McGrath’s 24/7 service and 100 per cent recycling rates provide cost and carbon savings for Tube Lines The McGrath Group, is helping to boost the environmental performance of Tube Lines a subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL) which is maintaining and upgrading the Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines on the London Underground, by reducing the […]

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McGrath nets Billingsgate Contract

16 March 2012

In January McGrath Group commenced a 12-month contract to supply collection and recycling services to London’s famous Billingsgate Fish Market in East London. Under the agreement, which was subject to an initial two-month trial period, we provide twice weekly collections of compacted general waste on a tip and return arrangement. Being locally-based we are able […]

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E-Billing brings carbon credit

12 March 2012

Introduction of electronic billing systems completes our transfer to more sustainable paperless information systems. The McGrath Group has announced it is introducing electronic billing. Customers will now receive emails with hyperlinks to a login-restricted online area where they can retrieve invoices, credit notes and statements. This completes the digitisation of its waste management processes and […]

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Spreading the word

7 March 2012

Training programme for client-facing staff is helping us to share best practice with our customers. The McGrath Group is bringing best practice in waste management to its own customer base by improving the technical knowledge of their client-facing staff. A rolling programme of technical training attended by drivers and collection operatives will enable them to […]

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