Members of the ESA

The ESA has Full and Associate Members.  Full ESA Members are those companies that are operational in the UK resource and waste management sector and Associate Members are those companies that provide support functions to Full Members. These include technical consultants, funders and legal advisors.  You can view a full list of our Full and Associate Members below. 

Full Members    |    Associate Members

Full Members

Our Members range from multinationals to small family owned businesses, spanning the full range of resource and waste management and related environmental services. 

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

Alternative Use Boston Projects Ltd
Developer of EfW facilities with CO2 capture for reuse, lightweight aggregate production.

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.


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. 

Bioenergy Infrastructure Ltd
Independent power producer specialising in waste to energy project development and asset management.

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

Bouygues E&S Contracting UK Ltd
Bouygues E&S Contracting UK Ltd perform O&M contracts for Advanced Thermal Treatment facilities across the UK

BPR Group Ltd t/a Paper Round
One of London's leading recycling and waste management businesses. Providing waste collection, recycling and food waste recycling services.

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

Brockwell Energy Ltd
Brockwell’s focus is on a range of renewable technologies, including Energy-from-Waste (EfW) and onshore wind.

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


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. 

Cleansing Services  Group Ltd
Hazardous waste and waste oil collection and treatment
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. 

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

CWM Environmental Ltd
CWM Environmental Ltd is a local company with many years of experience in the waste, materials recycling and recovery industry. With have purpose-built facilities in the heart of Carmarthenshire operated by professional and knowledgeable staff ensuring maximum levels of recycling.


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.


Wheelabrator UK and Multifuel Energy Limited have come together to vreate the largest pure-play waste to energy operator in the UK

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

EMR Group
EMR is a global leader in metal recycling. Their core business is the recycling of scrap metal from a range of sources such as End-of-Life vehicles, consumer products, industry, construction & demolition.


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. 

Fortis IBA Limited         
Fortis IBA are a processor of Incinerator Bottom Ash, and have recycled, processed and distributed over 1,000,000 tonnes of IBA Aggregate into the construction industry


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


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.


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.




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.

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.


Max Recycle
Max Recycle 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.



N&P Recycling
N+P Group specialises in the production and supply of waste derived alternative materials for various industries.
Northburn Oils Ltd
Oil storage and management

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


O'Donovan Waste Dispoal
O’Donovan Waste Disposal is a multi-award winning family-run waste management company leading the way in safe, green and efficient waste operations and offering an excellent service to clients. Offering a wide range of services including skip hire, roll on/off bins, waste transfer stations, tipper and grab lorry services, recycled aggregates, road sweepers, wheelie bins and demolition 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.






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.

Resource Efficicent Solutions
Resource management company based in Fife, Scotland


Safetykleen Ltd
Waste oil collection and hazardous waste management
Scanmetals recovers and refines metallic waste from incineration plants for the purpose of recycling.

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

Slicker Recycling Ltd
Waste oil and associated industries management

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

Stantec are a engineering and planning consultants with experience to deliver innovtive and resilient solutions

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.

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

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.


Wastecare Ltd
Collection, treatment adn recovery of C&I waste, & producer comliance for packaging, batteries and WEEE

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.


Zest Recycle Ltd
Specialiats in providing total waste management solutions to companies with multiple sites, multiple waste streams and more complex waste requirements..

Associate Members

Our Members range from multinationals to small family owned businesses, spanning the full range of resource and waste management and related environmental services. 

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Leading provider of inspection and testing services for metals, minerals and
solid fuels,

Arden Equipment UK Ltd
Arden Equipment has developed a wide range of tools for public works and is now opening its product offering to many sectors of activity.

Avertas Energy
Green energy projects: offshore and onshore wind waste and bioenergy.


Bauer Analysis
Family run business and a leading independent health adn saftey and environmental consultancy


Providing custom solutions to industry that enables equipment to be run quieter, safer and greener

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

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


Davidson Chalmers Stewart LLP
Law firm

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.


Producer responsibility compliance scheme


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


Green Investment Group
A specialist in green energy principal investment, project delivery and management.

GunnerCooke LLP
Commercial law firm that brings together experienced lawyers across all corporate and commercial disciplines. 


Icon Infrastructure Ltd
Management service for EfW sector
Iona Capital
Fund management company investing in bioenergy infrastructure projects in the UK
Isys Interactive Systems Ltd
Supply of waste and recycling software, produce integrated waste management systems.


Kooi UK Ltd
A security surveillance company offering the rental of a ‘Rising Early Detection or RED Unit' to the waste industry to monitor and reduce the risk of fire and overheating of waste.






Waste il sales and purchasing, and gerneral consultancy for the oil industry
Osborne Clarke 
International law firm.



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

Plan B Management Solutions Ltd
Environmental Consultancy providing management and technical support. Predominately working within the environmental sector in the fields of waste management, street cleansing and grounds maintenance.

Leading professional services firm


Operates not-for-profit producer compliance schemesfor waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), batteries and packaging

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

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


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.

Commercial Insurance Broker, which includes Miles Smith in their Group, with over 30-years experience in arranging insurance solutions for the industry.
** SRIG/Miles Smith are the official Broker to the ESA **


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)

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


Uniper Technologies Limited
An experienced international energy company


Vismundi Limited
Consultant and advisor on resource management, specialising in project management, technology and contracting.


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

Wardell Armstrong LLP
A multidisciplinary Environmental, Engineering, and Mining consultancy working in the Infrastructure & Utilities, Property & Development, and Mining & Minerals Sectors.

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.