Our services

Yorwaste has the expertise and resources to provide range of integrated waste and recycling aimed at protecting and enhancing the environment. If you know the type of service you require then select from the drop down menu.

Your Business

Yorwaste works across a number of different sectors, offering a genuine partnership approach to dealing with waste in an environmentally friendly way. If you are unsure about the type of service that will best suit your business choose a service sector from the drop down menu.


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Useful links

The following are a list of useful website links related to the waste management industry.

Yorwaste-related sites

Government & legislation sites

Waste minimisation and recycling sites

  • www.crn.org.uk – Promotes community waste management in the UK
  • www.compost.org.uk – The UK’s membership organisation that researches and promotes best practice in composting and the uses of composts
  • www.wrap.org.uk – WRAP aims to remove barriers to waste minimisation, re-use and recycling, and to create stable and efficient markets for recycled materials and products
  • www.recyclenow.com – Wrap’s public recycling campaign
  • www.wastewatch.org.uk – Waste Watch is the leading national organisation promoting and encouraging action on the 3Rs – waste reduction, reuse and recycling


Industry news

  • www.edie.net – Environmental Data Interactive Exchange – news, communications and information service
  • www.letsrecycle.com – Waste & recycling industry news and comment
  • www.mrw.co.uk – Waste & recycling industry news and comment

Industry representatives

  • www.esauk.org – Environmental Services Association, the trade association for the waste industry
  • www.iwm.co.uk – Chartered Institute of Waste Management
  • www.iswa.org – International Solid Waste Association