The Big Picture
- Cardboard Recycling
- Closed Loop
- Clothes Recycling
- Coffee Cup Recycling
- Coffee Grounds Recycling
- Compostable Recycling
- confidential paper recycling
- confidential paper shredding
- Food Waste
- Guest Post
- paper shredding
- secure paper shredding
- Service Extras
- Tips & tricks
The environment's at the heart of all our work.
Welcome to the First Mile features and hot topics that make us tick.
What's behind all the busy at First Mile's sorting facility?
One man on a mission to save 7 tons of CO2 emissions a year.
What happens to my waste?
Real answers to what's actually taken where.
3 things to consider when searching for a Paper Shredding Service
Here are three things you need to consider when searching for a confidential paper shredding provider
Can you recycle coat hangers?
Unsurprisingly, most people don’t know if they can recycle hangers
The truth about compostable packaging: why your compostable coffee cup isn’t always the greenest solution
All is not as green as it seems
Mountains of food waste – how one local Café is making a difference
Interview with a sustainable café owner
How your coffee waste can help to save the planet
A little post from our friends at bio-bean
First Mile and Rewilding Britain - it's official!
First Mile is pleased to announce Rewilding Britain as its ‘staff charity of choice’, with the relationship set to see First Mile team members taking part in a variety of fundraising challenges and volunteering opportunities over the coming months.
First Mile is proud to be partnering with Kik-Plastic and supporting Kiko Matthews on her epic upcoming challenge.
UK’s Greenest Hotspots
How green is the area you live in? Are you in a town that prides itself on its recycling?
You're two steps away from a cheaper, greener recycling service.