Hartlepool's J&B Recycling is top of the heap after award win

Hartleopool's J&B Recycling has been crowned Britain's best.

Wednesday, 13th September 2017, 3:15 pm
Updated Wednesday, 13th September 2017, 3:20 pm
Vikki Jackson-Smith, managing director of J&B Recycling.

The Thomlinson Road business was named Recycling Firm of the Year by the international Corporate LiveWire Innovation & Excellence Awards 2018, after picking up the Most Outstanding in Recycling Solutions title for the previous two years.

Managing director Vikki Jackson-Smith said: “We’re incredibly proud to have been named 2018’s Recycling Firm of the Year by Corporate LiveWire, and it’s fantastic to be officially recognised for our achievements in 2017.

“Going forward, we will continue to live up to our title, by providing the very best waste management service for all of our customers.

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“Through strategically planning investment in improving our quality service, technology and staff training we have built on the momentum of our previous award wins to become a leader in the North East recycling industry.”

The awards are recognise businesses that are transforming their trade, and setting trends in innovation and improvement in their respective industries.

A spokesperson said: “Throughout 2017 J&B Recycling has really stood out to our readers and our judges. We are delighted to award them Recycling Firm of the Year and look forward to working with the team in 2018.”

The awards were judged by an independent panel that use its collective experience across a range of industries.