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Visit to Grundon Recycle Centre

VISIT TO GRUNDON RECYCLING

Monday 16th September 2019

We are pleased to have a visit to Grundon at their plant at Colnbrook (Slough, near Heathrow). This is a family owned company involved in all forms of waste management.  This plant is involved with plastics recovery, and conversion to energy where recycling is not practical.  Anyone travelling around the M25 near Heathrow (more likely stuck in traffic!) will have seen this tower towards the west.Our host will be Norman Grundon, the current Chairman and son of the founder, and we are indebted to Valanda Bone for making the introduction.

The full address is Gate B, Lakeside Industrial Estate, Slough, SL3 0EG

The outline timetable is:

10.00 Arrive Colnbrook.  Coffee etc.  available

10.30 Introduction by Norman Grundon, Chairman

Plant tours: Material Recovery, followed by Energy From Waste

Buffet lunch on site, near their Education Centre

14.30 approx. Depart

Price £35.  This includes a £25 donation to their charities, and lunch.  (Charities are Child Bereavement UK, Rennie Grove Hospice, Thames Hospice Windsor)

Numbers are limited to 20, so applications on a first come first served basis.

Because of limited numbers, applications are not available by the website and should be direct to The Clerk

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Slough, SL3 0EG