Members of the ESA

Full Members

Full Members of ESA are those companies that are operational in the UK resource and waste mnanagement sector



Associate Members

Associate Members of ESA are those companies that provide support functions to Full ESA Members. These include technical consultants, funders and legal advisors.


Full Members



Albion Environmental Limited
Consultants specialising in waste management, environmental, health and safety solutions.

Amber Services 
Total waste management based in Mid Glamorgan.

Armstrong Waste Management Ltd
Waste management provider and recycling company in South West Scotland.

Augean plc 
Specialist waste and resource management group, offers commercial and compliance-led solutions.

Axil Integrated Services Ltd                                                                                                                                                        A specialist in total waste management, delivering sustainable, cost-effective solutions for a wide range of industry sectors.



Ballast Phoenix Ltd
UK’s leading recycler of Incinerator Bottom Ash (IBA) producing a sustainable recycled aggregate, Incinerator Bottom Ash Aggregate (IBAA).

Barr Environmental Ltd 
Carries out all types of waste and environmental management contracts, based in Paisley.

Biffa Waste Management Ltd 
Leading nationwide integrated waste management business providing collection, treatment, recycling and technologically-driven energy generation services. 

Bristol Waste Company Limited                                                          Recycling, waste collection and street cleansing company

Bywaters Ltd
Waste Management and Recycling Services for London and the South East.



Canal & River Trust
The Canal & River Trust is a charity which on 2 July 2012 took over responsibility for the canals and rivers in England & Wales. Maintains 2,000 miles (3,220km) of inland waterways.

Castle Environmental
Supplier of specialist collection, treatment, disposal and recycling services for hazardous and non-hazardous wastes.  Offers a nationwide service for a wide range of industrial and commercial chemical wastes.

Cirrus Environmental & Planning Consultancy
Environmental & Planning consultancy. 
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Energy-from-waste conversion plants for household waste.

Cobalt Energy
Cobalt Energy is an independent engineering services company, working in the power generation, utilities and waste sectors.

Cory Riverside Energy Ltd 
Cory Riverside Energy Energy from Waste facility at Belvedere uses the waste that would otherwise have gone to landfill as feedstock to generate electricity.

Covanta Energy Limited                                                                                                                                      Developing, owning and operating EfW facilities

Coventry & Solihull Waste Disposal Co Ltd
An independent waste management company, our main business is extracting energy (heat and electrical power) from municipal and commercial solid waste. 

CPS Environmental
CPS specialises in fully automated leachate process control systems, environmental monitoring & reporting, and landfill remediation technology.  Our advanced Remote Site Monitoring Systems (RSMS) help reduce costs, increase revenue and protect the environment.

Cumbria Waste Limited
Cumbria Waste Group (CWG) is the largest provider of bespoke waste and recycling services in Cumbria.

CWM Environmental Ltd
Commercially aware flexible services providing waste and recycling solutions for businesses in and around Carmarthenshire.



Day Group
Day Group Ltd is a significant supplier of aggregates to London and south-east England and a major producer of both recycled and secondary aggregates.

Dundee Energy Recycling Ltd
Dundee Energy Recycling Ltd. in Scotland is one of six new EfW (energy-from-waste) plants built in the UK in the past decade, and the first of its kind based on bubbling fluidized bed boiler (FBB) technology.



enva (formerly William Tracey Group)
Recycling and resource management company with a full range of environmental services based in Scotland.

A company that develops groundbreaking projects across the country under one common theme – energy creation through innovation. 

The Environmental Resource Group (ERG) is one of the UK’s largest privately owned hazardous and non-hazardous waste management companies. Our group consists of seven brand leaders: Chemtech Waste, Chemtech Industrial, Blendcheck, Envirosol, Hazchem, Boxclever and Safeguard.



FCC Environment
Waste management and energy recovery company, part of FCC the international environmental services, infrastructure and energy group.  The company operates facilities for the reception, recycling and disposal of waste, including a network of waste transfer and recycling centres, a regional network of landfill sites, and public recycling sites managed on behalf of local authorities. 

Fichtner Consulting Engineers Ltd
Engineering, project management and technical advisory team in the UK waste management, process and renewable energy sectors.



Grundon Waste Management Ltd 
Specialists in waste removal, waste disposal services, hazardous waste management, the waste electrical electronic equipment directive (WEEE) and recycling.



Hamilton Waste and Recycling Ltd
Family owned and operated commercial waste recycling company operating in the Edinburgh and East and West Lothian area.

Hills Waste Solutions Ltd.
One of the largest family-owned waste companies in the UK offering customers practical and sustainable options for managing their waste. Covering Wiltshire, central Southern England and across the UK.



Indaver UK Ltd 
Offers high quality, cost-effective services in the specialist hazardous and non-hazardous waste market throughout the UK.



J&M Murdoch and Son Ltd
Murdoch Waste are UK leaders in waste management, skip hire, waste disposal and all forms of recycling

Johnsons Aggregates & Recycling Limited
Johnsons Aggregates and Recycling Ltd is a growing family run business dedicated to supplying quality products at competitive prices. Our IBA recycling processes are both gathering pace and giving us more options to supply the customer at more competitive prices than primary alternatives.



Kenny Waste Management
Bespoke waste management solutions and skip hire



Lanz Group
A family-owned business that is one of the leading waste management service providers in Berkshire.  Delivering quality professional services such as waste collection and transfer, recycling and land restoration.

Levenseat Ltd
A multi-operational waste management site comprising landfill, two composting systems, mixed waste recycling and a mechanical and biological treatment area.  Operating from two sites in central Scotland.

London Energy
Provides cleaner, greener, efficient processes to treat rubbish and recyclables as a valuable resource. Material is diverted from landfill by recycling, composting and energy generation.



MaxRecycle is the largest private collector of trade waste in north east England & southern Scotland, offering a wide range of waste collection and waste management services.

MDJ Light Brothers (SP) Ltd
Provides specialist waste, metal and plastic recycling as well as specialist waste management services.

Provides independent advice on environmental issues to the public and private sectors.

MLM Environmental Ltd 
A quality assured engineering and environmental sciences consultancy providing advice, cost-effective solutions and expertise for the natural and built environment.

Multifuel Energy Limited
Multifuel Energy Ltd. (MEL) is operates a £300 million multifuel plant on land owned by SSE at Ferrybridge ‘C’ Power Station near Knottingley in West Yorkshire. This project is called Ferrybridge Multifuel 1 (FM1).



NWH Waste Services
Haulage company that also specialises in waste services, road sweepers, concrete and aggregate supplies, skip hire, plant hire and gritting services.



Olleco's core business consists of the supply of fresh cooking oil, the collection of used cooking oils and food waste, and the processing of these wastes to generate renewable energy and by products for agricultural use.



Patersons Waste Management Ltd
One of the largest independent quarry operators in the UK. Diversified from quarrying to a wide range of complementary activities ranging from concrete block manufacture to waste management and engineering. Based in Strathclyde.

Peter Brett Associates LLP 
A planning, economic and technical consultancy, providing personal, trusted advice across the full breadth of the development cycle to private, public and voluntary sector clients.



Re-Gen Waste
An integrated recycling and waste management company that has developed one of Europe’s most advanced MRFs (materials recovery facility).

Reigart Contracts provide a comprehensive range of demolition services across Scotland and the UK

Remondis Waste Solutions Ltd
Remondis is one of the world's largest recycling, service and water companies

Renewi (formerly Shanks Group)
Environmental, recycling, disposal and remediation waste solutions.



One of the world's leading providers of public sector services.

Smiths (Gloucester) Limited
Multifaceted company, covering waste management, skip hire, construction and demolition, transport, plant hire, drain service, asbestos removal and laser levelling

Collects recyclable material from householders and businesses throughout the country, and operate 40 materials recycling facilities and 120 household recycling sites across the UK.


Thompsons of Prudhoe
The north's leading demolition and earthworks contractor. To improve its earthworks and demolition services and handle all waste produced by its contracts, it has a network of three transfer stations, a recycling centre and four waste disposal sites.

Tiru SA 
TIRU Group (51% owned by EDF) is the third largest European operator in the sector of household waste management and energy recovery. Operates 20 plants in France, Canada, Italy, Spain and Great Britain.

Totus Environmental Ltd
Totus Environmental is one of the UK's leading providers of innovative international waste management solutions.

TRADEBE Fawley Ltd
Provides environmental services with expertise in the management, treatment and recycling of waste.  One of the leading companies in hazardous waste management in Spain, USA and the UK. International presence is growing with subsidiaries in France, Turkey and Thailand.



The leading recycling and waste management company in the UK.  Provides commercial, industrial and local authority customers with sustainable recycling and waste services to minimise their impact on the environment.

Viridor Waste Management Ltd
Recycling, renewable energy and waste management company, offers a wide range of services from recycling and waste collections, skips and bins through to fully integrated contracts for both the private and public sectors.



Waste Cost Reduction Services Ltd
Environmentally compliant waste management services and solutions company based in Hertfordshire.

Whitemoss Landfill
Whitemoss hazardous waste treatment and disposal facility is operated by Whitemoss Landfill Limited, which is a family owned and managed company.

Windsor Waste Management Ltd
Offers complete capability from one-off collections of dry or liquid waste, through regular bulk disposal contracts or specialist services like asbestos disposal, to fully-managed services that integrate all waste streams. Based in Essex.

WRc plc 
Research-based group, providing consultancy in the water, waste and environment sectors.  Provides solutions for regulators, water utilities and industry. Assists governments and regulatory bodies in creating soundly based regulation. Also helps water utilities, waste management companies, local authorities and their suppliers impacted by regulation to optimise operational efficiency and minimise risk.

Wyllie Recycling
Wyllie Recycling provide segregated waste collection services to address latest regulations.


Associate Members



Biogas Technology Ltd 
Landfill environmental management, providing a wide range of services and products to help landfill owners and operators meet their site licence and environmental objectives.


Clyde & Co                                                                                                                                                                                               Global law firm focused on providing a complete legal service to clients in core sectors 


Dentons UKMEA LLP 
Law firm offering business, government and institutional clients services in energy, transport and infrastructure; financial institutions and funds; government; health and life sciences; insurance; manufacturing; real estate, retail and hotels; and technology, media and telecommunications. 

Direct Insurance Group
Direct Insurance is an insurance broker specialising in waste, recycling and the environmental sector.



Egbert H Taylor & Company Ltd
Manufacturer and designer of four- wheeled, galvanised steel waste and recycling containers and aesthetic street furniture for waste and recycling.



Isys Interactive Systems Ltd
Supply of waste and recycling software, produce integrated waste management systems.



Kier Environmental Services
Construction, development and service group specialising in building and civil engineering, support services, public and private house building, property development and the private finance initiative.



Miles Smith Insurance Solutions 
Commercial insurance broker with waste management operations specialism.

Miles Smith are the official Broker to the ESA



Nabarro LLP
International law firm providing a wide range of commercial legal advice including waste, health & safety, environment, planning and energy.



Osborne Clarke 
International law firm.

Minerals and metals processing technology provider



Pinsent Masons
Law firm providing a wie range of commercial legal advice and support around energy and natural resources, both nationally and internationally.

PwC                                                                                                                                                                      Leading professional services firm


Royal Haskoning DHV 
Royal Haskoning DHV is an environmental and engineering consultancy, providing services to environmental services companies.

Ricardo Energy & Environment
Ricardo is a global engineering, strategic and environmental consultancy.



Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP 
Law firm providing a wide range of services across many legal practice areas and industry sectors.

Slater & Gordon
Lawyers specialising in health & safety and environmental investigations & prosecutions

SLR Consulting Limited
SLR provides global environmental and advisory solutions from a network of offices in Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific and Africa.

Smart Solutions Recruitment Ltd
Smart Solutions is one of the UK's leading providers of flexible labour solutions to the waste and recycling and resource recovery sector.

Stantec Treatment Ltd (formerly MHW Treatment Ltd.)
Consultancy and construction of waste and renewable energy facilities.  Feasibility studies; planning; permitting; detailed design and operational support.



The Environment Exchange
An integrated internet-based regulated marketplace operator providing both settlement and dispute resolution services, currently offers a transparent marketplace for the following markets: Packaging Recovery Notes (PRNs), WEEE Evidence Notes (WENs) and Recovered Paper (OCC & ONP)

Tolvik                                                                                                                                                                        Provision of market analysis and commercial consultancy services in the waste and bioenergy sectors


Walker Morris
A commercial law firm specialising in waste and renewable energy projects.

The Wastepack Group operates fully approved compliance schemes which are registered with the Environment Agency, Scottish Environment Protection Agency and Northern Ireland Environment Agency, offering coverage to all UK locations.