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McGrath launches first carbon compatible waste report

3 March 2015

The McGrath Group has launched the UK’s first waste report that calculates the carbon emissions generated during the waste management process. Clients will now be given data for gross and net CO2 emitted during the collection, sorting and reprocessing of their waste materials. The system, which took 18 months to develop, is believed to be […]

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McGrath wastes no time in fire detection

3 March 2015

McGrath has installed state-of-the-art smoke detection technology into its materials recycling facility (MRF) in Barking.  Originally developed to detect fires in major power plants this video smoke detection technology (VSD) can now be tailored to suit other business needs and has great benefits for waste recycling plants.   VSD identifies potential fires early, concentrating cameras on […]

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Badges of honour

3 March 2015

A number of re-certifications this autumn confirmed that the McGrath Group has the management systems in place to deliver a consistently high quality service that is both safe and environmentally sustainable. Following a full surveillance audit by NQA, McGrath Waste Control’s integrated health, safety, quality and environmental management system was re-awarded accreditation against all three […]

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Just The Ticket

28 September 2014

Our off-site sorting solution ideal for smaller construction sites. McGrath’s integrated recycling solution for mixed construction waste proved to be the perfect fit for wastes generated by the construction of a landmark new building in Central London. “The limited space available on the site of the Francis Crick Institute near St Pancras station can inhibit […]

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Community Service

12 August 2014

For the third consecutive year the McGrath Group donated complimentary waste services to support the Hackney WickED Art Festival in East London. Skips were provided to enable waste generated by the event’s 40,000 visitors to be collected and recycled. The three-day art Festival held at venues throughout East London generated waste which was removed to […]

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All Clear

5 August 2014

McGrath successfully completed a site clearance project to make way for a proposed new retail development in West London. Nine hundred tonnes of wastes that had been fly tipped on the site of the former Brewmaster Hotel in Hillingdon was cleared using a 360 degree excavator and loading shovel during the week-long project in June. […]

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