Thorntons Recycling: delivering an award-winning customer service

April 20th 2020

Thorntons Recycling: delivering an award-winning customer service

April 20th 2020 At Thorntons Recycling we pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service with our team of over 30 agents to our 75,000 clients. We wanted to know what challenges are involved in running a care team and delivering award-winning customer service. We spoke with Lorraine Spierin, Thorntons Recycling’s customer care manager, about the day in...

Celebrating milestones with LauraLynn

April 13th 2020

Celebrating milestones with LauraLynn

April 13th 2020 LauraLynn, Ireland’s Children’s Hospice provides hospice care to children with life-limiting conditions and supports their families, from the time of diagnosis to the final days of the child’s life and throughout bereavement.  Their aim is to enhance the quality of life for families, including addressing physical comfort, health, and well-be...

Thorntons Recycling invests in solid recovery fuel (SRF) production

April 6th 2020

Thorntons Recycling invests in solid recovery fuel (SRF) production

April 6th 2020 Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) is a fuel produced from waste that otherwise would have ended up in a landfill. It typically consists of waste plastics, paper, cardboard, timber and fabrics that cannot be recycled. SRF is produced to a range of specifications, such as moisture content, metal content, chloride content, calorific value, and chemical compo...

The Rediscovery Centre

March 30th 2020

The Rediscovery Centre

March 30th 2020 The Rediscovery Centre in the heart of Ballymun, Dublin 6, is a fully sustainable and environmentally friendly building opening its doors to every walk of life. The centre is committed to teaching the public new sustainable skills for at home and at work. Some of the workshops they host are on furniture and fashion upcycling. They are also committe...

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Women in Sustainability and Green Energy

March 23rd 2020

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Women in Sustainability and Green Energy

March 23rd 2020 Let’s discuss powerful women in important environmentally friendly rolls around the world that are leading the way in green energy and sustainability. These women are leading influencers in creating a sustainable future, some working for well-known brands like PepsiCo, and IKEA, all the way to smaller organisations like Good Energy. These 2020 in...

The Green Awards – Winners

March 16th 2020

The Green Awards – Winners

March 16th 2020 On Tuesday the 25th of February we attended the 2020 ‘Green Awards’ at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin 4. Some of the winners on the night were our friends and commercial clients. The Convention Centre, and Diageo won their respective categories. John Sisk and Son proudly came away with two wins on the night, ‘The Green Constructio...

Meet our 2020 Green Award Nominees

March 13th 2020

Meet our 2020 Green Award Nominees

March 13th 2020 In the lead up to the prestigious 2020 Green Awards we’re celebrating some of the incredible work our customers have done to become 2020 Green Nominees. Find out below what the biggest 2020 Green Nominees are doing to tackle climate change, encourage CSR, and secure sustainable growth in 2020. LinkedIn LinkedIn Dublin has received a nomination i...

Covid-19

March 13th 2020

Covid-19

March 13th 2020 Dear Customer, As a valued Thorntons Recycling customer we would like to assure you that we are operating as normal amid the latest update on Covid-19. We are continuing to monitor the situation and follow the Government and HSE guidelines. We have implemented additional health and safety measures throughout our company to mitigate the risk of Covi...

Meet our 2020 Green Award Nominees

February 3rd 2020

Meet our 2020 Green Award Nominees

February 3rd 2020 In the lead up to the prestigious 2020 Green Awards we’re celebrating some of the incredible work our customers have done to become 2020 Green Nominees. Find out below what the biggest 2020 Green Nominees are doing to tackle climate change, encourage CSR, and secure sustainable growth in 2020. LinkedIn LinkedIn Dublin has received a nomination i...

Confidential Shredding – Why Choose Thorntons Recycling?

January 28th 2020

Confidential Shredding – Why Choose Thorntons Recycling?

January 28th 2020 On average, nearly 17 trees are cut down to produce one reem (500 pages) of paper. Statistics say that an average office worker uses around 10,000 sheets per year. To put that into reality, in an office of 100 employees, that’s nearly 34,000 trees cut down in one year! Thorntons Recycling has a solution to recycling your paper. We offer a secure...