Biffa launches 27 electric refuse collection vehicles to help cut pollution levels in Manchester


 

Biffa has launched 27 brand-new zero emission electric refuse collection vehicles (eRCVs) on the streets of Manchester today (8 March), in partnership with Manchester City Council which is investing £10m in the initiative. The move is part of Biffa’s sustainability strategy, dubbed ‘Resourceful and Responsible’ which includes a commitment to tackling climate change and a pledge to cease buying fossil-fuelled vehicles by 2030. Manchester City Council is one of the first local authorities to transform its fleet with electric refuse […]