Entries by Daniel Pegram

A New Resource for Collecting and Recycling Pallets

Make sure your pallets are Recycled We all know how widely used wooden pallets are these days, with the surge in online deliveries and retailers moving to larger distribution-based business models the wooden pallet is here to stay. The reuse of pallets is now commonplace, deliveries arrive into many businesses on pallets and the same […]

The Future of the Skip

The trusted waste skip has been in use in mass since the ’60s and little has changed. They still look the same, still collected by the same types of vehicles, and still made from the same heavy steel. So What’s New? Well since then we have made more use of the larger Roll on Off […]

Rising Waste Costs

2020 has been a very difficult year for many businesses, the waste industry has seen its share of difficulties too. As we get ready for a busy 2021 we are wanted to share some key points in the industry that have had impacts on the industry.  The challenges we face Those of you who follow […]

Can you help prevent flooding at your business?

As winter showers continue and the snowmelt from higher ground adds to our river network our businesses come under threat. Flooding is affecting more businesses every year, we have seen people lose their livelihoods on TV and in news articles as water levels rise and take everything in its wake as they burst their banks. […]

Happy Pancake Day

So it’s Pancake day! Well, actually Shrivens Day, when Christians are ‘shriven’ before the start of lent. Before we share with you some of our favourite Pancake styles and toppings. In the Flame UK office, the majority of our team went for ‘traditional’ that being lemon, sugar and golden syrup. Chocolate spread was a second […]

Upcycling, its easier than you think!

Upcycling, it’s easier than you think! While our colleagues have been out and about, we have come across some great upcycling ideas, which got us thinking…how easy is upcycling? Well, after a bit of research, it is actually a lot easier than you think. Here are some of our favourite ideas: Tin cans can be […]

How is the UK powered?

We have all heard about renewable energy, green energy and how low environmental impact energy can help power our businesses, we have even seen fields of solar panels and wind turbines but what exactly is that doing for us? How much power are these initiatives actually giving us? For those of us that have Renewable […]

Free Battery Recycling

Yes that’s right, FREE BATTERY RECYCLING July 2019 saw us launch our free battery recycling service. Our Office in Colwick now accepts all your used office batteries for safe disposal, and it’s free of charge! All you need to do is call us on 0115 8965460 or email us on sales@flameuk.co.uk, you can even visit […]