When nature calls – flooding and your septic tank

It seems that, in recent years, flooding of rural and residential areas across the UK has become a regular winter occurrence. Whether caused by climate change or aggressive development on natural flood plains, these incidents are a tragedy for those affected. Storms...

2016 for Mayglothling and the waste industry

Each New Year always presents new challenges and new opportunities, even in waste management. Here we take a look at what 2016 holds for Mayglothling, from long-awaited legislation to shiny new toys for us to play with. Funding challenges As a result of the...

What waste managers can learn from Volkswagen

Volkswagen are looking somewhat beleaguered of late, after being caught engineering cars that cheat on their emissions tests. The “defeat devices” installed in their engines. software detect when a test is taking place, and adjust the engine’s...