Category: Awards

FORS accreditation renewed for 2017

FORS accreditation renewed

In December, Proper Oils had its annual inspection of our transport operations. FORS is the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme – an industry-led accreditation scheme which credits fleet operators who ensure their operations are safe, efficient and sustainable, to a standard far greater than

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Successful renewal of our FORS Bronze Accredition

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Congratulations to our transport department who successfully passed our FORS inspection, which means our Bronze Accredition is once again renewed.

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UCL Graduation

Stephen Hurton, MD of Proper Oils

Six months ago we reported that Stephen Hurton, our MD, had been selected to take part in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, at UCL. So today we’re extremely proud to announce that he has graduated from this course. This was a fantastic programme,

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Pitching to the Big Venture Challenge

Proper Oils have got through to the pitching round of the Big Venture Challenge 2014

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Renewed membership for TFL’s FORS scheme

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With TFL’s FORS award, you can be assured you are in safe hands with Proper Oils transporting used cooking oil.

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Waste Reduction Challenge Final at NESTA

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Unblocking the Community / Proper Oils were finalists at the Waste Reduction Challenge Final, held on 4th December. One of 6 finalists will win £50,000!

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Awarded Greening Business Certification

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Proper Oils was pleased to receive its Greening Business Certificate last month, awarded for the work done to minimise our environmental impact and to implement our environmental management system.

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Household Cooking Oil Recycling – Innovation in practice

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The UK’s first community recycling scheme for household used cooking oils was launched earlier this year by Proper Oils. This has been successfully established with the help of the prize money we won by being selected as a finalist for NESTA’s “Waste Reduction Challenge”. As part of our award, support has been provided from innovation consultants 100% Open, who we met recently to discuss the project.

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Finalist in National Competition to collect household waste cooking oil

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On Friday,  Proper Oils was announced as a Finalist in the national Waste Reduction Challenge, to demonstrate our fantastic solution for domestic households to recycle the waste cooking oil generated in everyday cooking. The Waste Reduction Challenge Prize is a competition to

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Freight Operators Recognition Scheme accreditation renewed

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Proper Oils remains the first, and only, used cooking oil collection service working in London and the South East to be accredited to this transport best practice standard. In December, our transport operations was inspected, to ensure we manage our

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