Landfill site

Yorwaste’s landfill site near York has been officially mothballed. The site at Harewood Whin, near Rufforth, opened in the 1980s and will now, over time,…

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Debbie Swindells

Debbie Swindells swapped baking for a career in waste, and 11 years later she hasn’t looked back. Debbie is our Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)…

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Local Hero Awards

Yorwaste is pleased to be one of the main sponsors of the Minster FM Local Hero Awards. We are sponsoring the ‘Environmental Hero Award’, which…

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Callum Duff

As a Grade 8 Pianist, a musical career was a possibility for Callum Duff, but instead of tinkling the ivories for a living, thankfully (for…

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Kate Anderson

Kate Anderson liked the idea of becoming Yorwaste’s Account Manager so much, she recruited herself to the role. In her previous job, Kate worked in…

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Customer satisfaction survey

The winner of the draw for people who completed our first customer satisfaction survey is caravan park owner Andrew Walker. It’s drawing towards the end…

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Recycle Week

Yorwaste is pleased to support Recycle Week, which runs from 24th to 30th September 2018. Sustainability is firmly on the national agenda and this year’s…

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Community funding

Bringing a Grade 1 listed building back into meaningful use, improving the facilities at a local cricket club and encouraging biodiversity in a nature reserve…

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Emma Bagley

Emma Bagley is keeping it in the family when it comes to working in the waste industry. Her mum, Debbie, worked in the waste team…

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