Speaker Bio

Reuben Bolton

Reuben Bolton

Commercial Director, Bolton Brothers Ltd

Having worked his way up from the shop floor to Company Director level in the family-owned recycling business for the last 29 years, Reuben has overseen the recycling business grow from 100 tonnes per week to 1400 tonnes per week. During this time, he has implemented many changes to the collection and handling infrastructure to accommodate the fast-changing service level requirements of our customers.


Reuben is currently Commercial Director which involves purchasing of all types of recyclables such as waste paper, cardboard and plastics for feeding into the company materials recycling facility (MRF). Reuben also regularly travels throughout the UK & Europe visiting end-user customers to find new markets for this growing industry as well as looking at new technologies for the sortation of the recyclables which Bolton Brothers handle.


Reuben is a Past President of The Recycling Association being the youngest in their history of the Association.   


The Challenge of Change

11/6/2018 9:00 AM