Blog: Materials Recovery Facility

Global Recycling Day: 18 March 2020

Global Recycling Day was created in 2018 to recognise and celebrate the important part recycling plays in preserving our precious primary resources and securing the future of our planet. It is a day for the world to come together and put the planet first. Recycling is key to protecting our natural resources. Each year recycling […]

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Let TJ take care of your commercial waste management

TJ Waste specialises in commercial waste management. So if your business needs to address their waste management processes, TJ can help! We can provide you with total site waste management, partial site waste management, a Site Waste Management Plan (SWMP) or even waste management for events. All businesses have a legal responsibility under the Environmental […]

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Ready, set, skip!

Whether you’re a homeowner who’s finally gotten round to booking a skip for that much-needed clear out or renovation project, or a business requiring skips for waste management on-site, it’s a good idea to be prepared prior to the skip’s arrival. Although skip hire with TJ is straightforward and simple, there are a few things […]

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Dibles Wharf: Materials Recovery Facility in Southampton

Dibles Wharf is one of TJ’s four Materials Recovery Facilities dotted along the south coast. It’s a place where waste is received or taken to for sorting and onward recycling. TJ recycles or reuses up to 100% of the waste they process, which is extremely impressive and shows that they are doing all they can […]

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10 reasons why we’re no. 1 on the south coast!

“We’re no. 1 on the south coast – TJ Waste!” Everyone is familiar with TJ’s radio jingle and once you’re heard it, it kind of sticks! But what was the thinking behind the ingenious slogan? Here we delve into the top 10 reasons why TJ made this bold statement… 1. Prioritising customer service TJ’s number […]

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Managing waste in an office environment

Every non-managed office has to think about their waste, where it will go and how it will get there! Rubbish may not be something we want to think about, but it’s part of every office. Teabags, milk containers, sandwich wrappers… we get through it all every day and probably in significant quantities! It’s worth putting […]

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Go green this Christmas!

It’s that time of year again: the weather’s getting colder, twinkling lights are beginning to appear in windows and Wizzard are gracing the radio waves – yep, it’s Christmaaaas!  So much preparation goes into Christmas each and every year. Millions of families across the globe will be planning, buying, wrapping and decorating for most of […]

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What impact might Brexit have on the waste industry?

Brexit is at the forefront of many Brits’ minds this month as we creep closer to the 31 October deadline. Although so much is still unknown, it is likely that whatever the outcome, leaving the EU will have an impact on the UK waste industry… With just over two weeks until the UK finally leaves […]

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Meet Operations Manager Jason Strudwick

TJ has three materials recovery facilities across the south coast at Southampton, Portsmouth and Yapton, which operate throughout the week. They are busy places with lots going on and many operations to oversee and manage. Jason Strudwick, TJ’s Operations Manager,  is responsible for the safe running of these waste operation sites.

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