waste management

Who we are

Operating from our Fresco Centre in Widnes, Fresco Environmental prides itself on being a bespoke recycling and environmental service provider for all our clients. We operate as an integrated Total Waste Management (TWM) provider. Fresco recycles various waste streams, including Paper, Cardboard, Metals, Wood, Liquids, Solvents, Food and Sludge’s and Hazardous Waste Streams.

Why we are different

With our ethos ‘Challenge Fresco’ we will look at different waste streams to find a recyclable solution to ensure that we divert waste from landfill.

Fresco Environmental have even been known to rebate certain waste streams that may have seemed worthless and an expensive disposal waste stream.

Fresco Environmental is passionate about building lasting partnerships with its customers, built on core values of integrity and quality. We are dedicated to working with our customers to create individual business solutions which exceed expectations.

We deliver lasting financial and environmental benefits. Our business solutions are fitted precisely to your needs. We deliver on our promise of professionally engineered solutions which meet your needs and deliver long-term synergistic relationships.

Delivering Total Waste Management

Fresco Environmental Ltd supports clients by helping to develop responsible business policies and practices, integrating them into the strategies and operations of businesses. Monthly performance reviews supported by a robust KPI reporting structure help demonstrate and support how environmental targets are being met and the next stage of actions. The ethos of Fresco Environmental is to take away corporate headaches associated with waste management and we consult and manage on numerous areas, some of which include:

• Site due diligence & analysis on current waste disposal activities
• Advice and action on what can be recycled
• Information regarding the use of resources
• Reducing costs associated with waste management
• Compiling reports and statistics
• Providing project management and equipment on site
• Collecting and recycling of products

Our containers are available in a variety of types and sizes:
Wheelie Bins (Euro containers):

240ltr, 360ltr, 660ltr, 1100ltr and 1280ltr

Front End Loader (FEL):

8 and 10 yards

Builders Skips:

4, 8, 16 and 20 yards

Roll on Roll off (RORO) open, enclosed and compactor containers:

20, 35 and 40 yards

Our fleet of includes arctics, hook lift and refuse collection vehicles (RCVs) as well as our own containers from wheelie bins to large open top containers. Additionally, we also provide compactor and baling machines in a variety of sizes.

Why is it so important to recycle waste?

Fresco Environmental encourages waste segregation and keeps to its zero waste to landfill vision so that precious resources will still be available in the future.

Recycling commodities helps to protect our environmental so that we live in a ‘greener’ world.

General Recycling Facts

1 recycled tin can would save enough energy to power a television for 3 hours.

1 recycled glass bottle would save enough energy to power a computer for 25 minutes.

1 recycled plastic bottle would save enough energy to power a 60-watt light bulb for 3 hours.

70% less energy is required to recycle paper compared with making it from raw materials.

(Source: recycling-guide.org.uk)

Paper recycling Facts

Recycled paper produces 73% less air pollution than if it was made from raw materials.

12.5 million tonnes of paper and cardboard are used annually in the UK.

The average person in the UK gets through 38kg of newspapers per year.

It takes 24 trees to make 1 ton of newspaper.

(Source: recycling-guide.org.uk)

Plastic Recycling Facts

275,000 tonnes of plastic are used each year in the UK, that’s about 15 million bottles per day.

Most families throw away about 40kg of plastic per year, which could otherwise be recycled.

The use of plastic in Western Europe is growing about 4% each year.

Plastic can take up to 500 years to decompose.

(Source: recycling-guide.org.uk)

Regardless of what container (bin) or service you need, please feel free to contact us.