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The big autumn garden clear-up

Posted on 27/11/18, filed under News, Recycling, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

The big autumn garden clear-up

Autumn is a busy season for gardeners. It’s the time of year where the focus is on clearing up, undertaking some routine maintenance and making sure your garden is in the best condition to thrive once spring arrives.

Clear fallen leaves

If you’ve got a lot of deciduous trees, you might have piles of leaves to… read the rest of “The big autumn garden clear-up”

How can Rabbit help meet your business’ green goals?

Posted on 19/03/18, filed under News, Recycling, Skip Hire, Waste Disposal | No Comments

How can Rabbit help meet your business’ green goals?

Rabbit help businesses throughout Brighton, Sussex and beyond to meet their green objectives by providing the commercial waste facilities needed on-site to minimise contributions to landfill and maximise recycling.

Minimising landfill contributions

Rabbit provide a range of bins where your staff can separate the different types of waste. When… read the rest of “How can Rabbit help meet your business’ green goals?”

More about the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management

Posted on 23/01/18, filed under News, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

More about the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management

We are proud of our affiliations with the wider waste management industry. One of the organisations we’re associated with is the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management (CIWM), a professional body for resource and waste experts.

What do the CIWM do?

As the leading institution for the industry, CIWM provides… read the rest of “More about the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management”

The problem with plastic bottles

Posted on 20/10/17, filed under Energy from Waste, Recycling, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

The problem with plastic bottles

Plastic bottles are getting a lot of attention for the devastating effect they are having on our environment and oceans. Plastic bottles are the third most common ocean polluter after cigarettes and food packaging and are causing enormous damage to our oceans.

The world is producing too much plastic

The Guardian states… read the rest of “The problem with plastic bottles”

How to prepare your home for renovations and extensions

Posted on 18/05/17, filed under Recycling, Skip Hire, Waste Disposal | No Comments

How to prepare your home for renovations and extensions

 

Whether it’s a kitchen refit, or a large-scale extension, getting your home ready for a big renovation is a vital part of the project. Before the tradesmen arrive on site and work commences, it’s important to have a clear-out and organise your home effectively in preparation for building work… read the rest of “How to prepare your home for renovations and extensions”

The Big Spring Clean

Posted on 28/03/17, filed under Recycling, Services, Skip Hire, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

The big spring clean

There’s something so refreshing about spring. Longer days, spring flowers and the promise of the warmth and sunshine to come. It’s enough to make you get your house and garden in order and undertake the infamous Spring Clean. Here, let Rabbit help lighten the load when it comes to your big clear out.

How to save money

5 Signs that it’s Time to End your Relationship with your Waste Management Partner

Posted on 14/02/17, filed under Green Business, Recycling, Services, Skip Hire, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Are you wasting time worrying about waste management? When an existing supplier starts to create more problems than they solve, it’s time for a new waste management partner. A reputable and reliable commercial waste management partner will take care of all your waste-related hassles and leave you to get on with more important tasks.

Vital signs it’s time

5 Ways to Become a Green Company in 2017

Posted on 03/01/17, filed under Energy from Waste, Recycling, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

As the European Commission’s Energy Efficiency Directive deadline of 2020 creeps closer, lots of companies will be setting themselves New Year’s resolutions to go green in 2017. A huge plus to being an environmentally-friendly business is that saving the environment saves you money too. Whether it’s reducing the amount of energy you use or adopting a zero waste to landfill policy

Supporting a Greener Community

Posted on 29/12/16, filed under Green Business, Recycling, Services, Skip Hire, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

At Rabbit, we are very proud to support local community groups, charities, teams and events because we feel we can make a much bigger positive impact on the environment if we all work together. In addition to donating money to local charities, we also provide our waste disposal services to nearby sports teams and community events. Being located in… read the rest of “Supporting a Greener Community”

10 Practical Ways of Being a Socially Responsible Business

Posted on 27/10/16, filed under Energy from Waste, Green Business, Recycling, Services, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – even the term itself sounds daunting and only for those big businesses with deep pockets and reputations to protect. But Corporate Responsibility (CR), as it is more commonly referred to nowadays, is something for every business to embrace. CR means doing business in a responsible way, operating both ethically and sustainably to the benefit of not just your business but the community in which… read the rest of “10 Practical Ways of Being a Socially Responsible Business”

Down In The Dumps: How Fly-tipping Is Ruining Our Streets And Countryside

Posted on 13/10/16, filed under Litter, Recycling, Skip Hire, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Having declined steadily over the last few years, fly-tipping – the illegal dumping of waste – is once again threatening to turn our green and pleasant land into one giant rubbish tip.

Both rural beauty spots and urban streets are being blighted by a growing band of litter louts, dumping anything from old furniture, carpets and other household waste. In just the last two years, there’s been a… read the rest of “Down In The Dumps: How Fly-tipping Is Ruining Our Streets And Countryside”

Tip Top Event Waste Management

Posted on 13/10/15, filed under Green Business, Recycling, Waste Disposal | No Comments

The vast amount of considerations to be made when event planning can be overwhelming. In all likelihood your To Do list will feature health and safety plans, licensing arrangements, emergency evacuation plans traffic management and a whole lot more. But one area that doesn’t have to be a hassle is waste management. Here’s our guide to getting your waste management in tip top shape for your next event.

Separating

Skip Hire: What You Need to Know

Posted on 09/09/15, filed under Skip Hire, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Hiring a skip is a great way to get rid of a large amount of rubbish in one go. Skips are usually used for specific projects such as home renovation or gardening/landscaping work. Put simply, if you’re going to generate a lot of building waste or gardening rubbish then you need a skip.

Where can I put my skip?

This will depend on size, but essentially there are… read the rest of “Skip Hire: What You Need to Know”

What Happens When We Fail To Recycle?

Posted on 10/06/15, filed under Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

There’s no avoiding it – we still make and use too many things that are neither recyclable nor reusable. Whilst we have made significant steps from being the ‘throwaway society’ we once were, we have yet to reach the point when everyday items always come in easily disposed packaging.

At Rabbit Group we are able to reclaim useful materials from all kinds of waste products – from building… read the rest of “What Happens When We Fail To Recycle?”

Reliable Demolitions Teamed with Green Waste Management

Posted on 13/05/15, filed under Energy from Waste, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

You might expect one demolition company to be much like any other – at the end of the day you just want someone to take down your building and remove the waste. However, Rabbit Group provides something a little different. By matching our demolition service with a green waste management strategy, we don’t just ensure the demolition work is carried out efficiently and safely, we’re also able… read the rest of “Reliable Demolitions Teamed with Green Waste Management”

The Business Benefits of Becoming a Paperless Office

Posted on 15/04/15, filed under Green Business, Waste, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Switching to a paperless office has never been easier and making the move not only saves money through buying fewer resources but by making your workplace more efficient than ever before – and it can earn you an edge over your competitors.  Whatever the size of your business there’s bound to be a back office administration area where paperwork is rife and where electronic systems could make a significant… read the rest of “The Business Benefits of Becoming a Paperless Office”

7 Steps to Zero Waste

Posted on 28/08/14, filed under Green Business, Recycling, Waste Disposal | No Comments

“The dustbin of Europe” is how the UK was described back in 2007 and although the situation has improved, unfortunately landfill is currently still the main method of waste management in the UK.

Landfill sites are not a long term solution for waste management, and in 2010, analysis by the Local Government Association forecast that Britain would reach its landfill limit in 2018.

National Zero Waste

How to Keep the Countryside Clean

Posted on 29/07/14, filed under Recycling, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Litter and waste dumped all over the countryside is becoming a big problem in the UK. 122 tonnes of cigarette butts and related litter alone is dropped every day in the UK, with fast food wrappers topping the list.

Apart from spoiling the natural beauty of our countryside, litter has huge implications for the health of both animals and people, as well as the state of the environment –… read the rest of “How to Keep the Countryside Clean”

Providing the Whole Package – Commercial Recycling

Posted on 25/06/14, filed under Fresh News, Green Business, Recycling, Skip Hire, Waste Disposal | No Comments

‘Green’ business – global leaders want it, local leaders want it, industry wants it, consumers want it, employees want it, and even businesses themselves want it. But we understand just how hard and time-consuming it can be to achieve it.

Let’s face it, waste management is not something many businesses want to allocate precious time and resources to – most would prefer to wave a magic wand and have… read the rest of “Providing the Whole Package – Commercial Recycling”

How Green Business Can Earn a Competitive Edge

Posted on 29/05/14, filed under Green Business, Recycling, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Go Green

This summer you want to stand out from the crowd and be the consumer’s choice. But what is going to give your business the edge over your competitors? Could it be:
• Cheaper prices?
• New services or products?
• Or turning your business green?

Concern for the environment is generating more and more interest in the public and people are desperate to do their bit… read the rest of “How Green Business Can Earn a Competitive Edge”

Skip Tips for Spring

Posted on 31/03/14, filed under Skip Hire, Waste Disposal | No Comments

Its official – Spring has finally arrived. Now you can clear away the winter cobwebs and have a good, old-fashioned spring clean.

This year why not take your spring cleaning to the next level? Out with the old and in with the new – it’s time to go the whole hog and have a proper clear out.

And it will be easier than you think if you hire… read the rest of “Skip Tips for Spring”