Register for weekly alerts

Veolia chief executive says merger with SITA owner “makes sense”

Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 | Author: Paul Sanderson

Image for Veolia chief executive says merger with SITA owner “makes sense”

The chief executive of Veolia Environnement has said that a merger with Suez Environnement “makes sense”.

In an interview with BFM radio and reported by Bloomberg, Veolia Environnement chief executive Antoine Frerot said that his company was ahead in its plans to cut debt, costs and sell assets, but any potential merger with Suez would be difficult to get past anti-trust regulations in France.

Suez owns the SITA waste management brand in the UK, while Veolia Environmental Services represents its parent in the British waste and recycling sector.

There were significant rumours last year that Veoila and Suez were discussing a potential merger, but both companies denied this in October.


Category: Recycling


Developing resource efficient logistics at DHL

As a global logistics company, DHL is able to move itself and help its customers towards being more resource efficient as Paul Sanderson discovers

Find out more

Compostable carrier bags from the Co-op

Co-operative Food has been rolling out compostable carrier bags that can be used as food waste caddy liners. Environment manager Iain Ferguson answers questions about the bags

Find out more

Other Projects

Novelis Recycling advert