Entries by Daniel Pegram

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 […]

R & D and how you can can benefit

There’s money hiding in the work that you do. You would be surprised at what qualifies for R&D tax relief. It’s not just for people in white lab coats. R&D tax relief is the government’s way of rewarding companies that are developing new or improving existing products, processes, services, devices and materials or advancing the […]