Promotion expands Wiser senior team

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Georgina Leach to Senior Consultant.

Georgina joined Wiser in 2013 as a junior consultant. Her initiative and hard work saw her promoted to consultant just over a year later.

Georgina Leach, Senior Consultant, Wiser EnvironmentIn 2016, Georgina was seconded (on a part time basis) to sister company Wiser Recycling for six months where she played a key role in improving procedures and documentation of operational activities, carried out staff training and inspected sites at the waste electrical and electronic equipment processor.

At Wiser Environment, Georgina has played a key role in developing and growing Wiser Environment’s WAMITAB Assessment Centre and environmental training services. She has provided environmental permit compliance and planning application support to a wide range of waste businesses including anaerobic digestion, composting, landfill, energy from waste and waste recovery. She has also developed, implemented, audited and managed integrated and standalone management systems to international standards.

Russell Hirst, Managing Director says: “Georgina has been a great asset to Wiser Environment and Wiser Recycling. We are very pleased to recognise her contribution and skills with this promotion.”

Find out more about the Wiser Environment team.

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Accreditations

Fernbrook Bio achieves recertification to PAS110 & Biofertiliser Certification Scheme

Congratulations to Fernbrook Bio for achieving recertification to PAS110 and Biofertiliser Certification Scheme!

Despite all the recent external pressures, Fernbrook Bio has successfully maintained a high-quality standard throughout. This fantastic achievement demonstrates how successful our 14-year strong collaborative partnership has been. We look forward to tackling the next challenge together.

End of halogen light bulbs

From this September, the UK Government is set to ban the sale of halogen light bulbs – with fluorescent light bulbs to follow suit.

We offer a complete collection and recycling service – so, get in touch if you have any unwanted lights, light fittings or bulbs.

The EA has updated its odour management plan guidance

The EA has updated its odour management plan guidance. Overall, the guidance outlines how operators must control and monitor emissions from their activities that may cause pollution.

Changes include clarifications regarding when the EA will want an odour management plan. They may request one during pre-application, determination, variation or at any point during the lifetime of your permit.

Also, Materials recycling and handle odorous inputs or reject streams and Intensive Farming have been added to the list of Activities that require an odour management plan.