Viridor has retained WEEELABEX accreditation for its cooling process at the St Helens, Merseyside, WEEE (waste electrical and electronic equipment) facility for its third year running.
Viridor first received the certification in 2015, after an an extensive evaluation of its systems and processing of refrigeration treatment. The plant was the first approved authorised treatment facility (AATF) in the UK to receive a WEEELABEX accreditation on... More
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