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Shanks Group plc wins PLC 'Achievement in Sustainability' Award

Leading international sustainable waste management business, Shanks Group plc, was
delighted to win the ‘Achievement in Sustainability’ award at the PLC Awards on 7th March 2013.

The award recognises accomplishments in the three key areas of economic, environmental
and social sustainability. As well as making their own operations more sustainable, the winner
of the award will have demonstrated leadership, innovation and a lasting commitment to
sustainability.

Commenting on the award Peter Dilnot, Group Chief Executive of Shanks, said:
“Winning this award is excellent news given that sustainability is right at the heart of our
business. The fact we have been recognised as a leader in this field is a great testament to
the dedication and hard work of our teams across the Group. We are also fully committed to
further improving sustainability at Shanks in the months and years ahead.”