PHS Group announces sale of its chemical waste operation
PHS Group, a leading provider of workplace services, has today announced that it has sold its chemical waste operation to Biffa Waste Services Ltd (“Biffa”).
The sale includes the Group’s Chemical Waste business in Burscough, Stevenage and Atherstone, De-Pack in Loughborough, Recyclite in Attleborough and Spill Control in Tamworth.
Simon Woods, Executive Director, PHS Group, said: “Our chemical waste businesses are performing well and have reached the stage where they would benefit from being part of a waste business that can support their continued growth in this specific waste sub-sector.
Biffa will be able to provide that opportunity for further growth, helping the businesses involved to realise their full market potential. Biffa is a market leader in the waste sector and shares the same principles of customer service as PHS Group.”
Ian Wakelin, CEO, Biffa said:“As a market leader within the industry, the PHS chemical waste businesses will be complementary to Biffa’s portfolio, increasing our market share and enabling us to enhance and develop our growing UK-wide Hazardous Waste offering.”
PHS will work closely with Biffa to maintain the usual high levels of service to all customers throughout the transition period.
If you are a PHS customer and have any queries regarding any of your PHS contracts, please call the PHS customer enquires line on 02920 851000.