Awards and Accreditations


Plimsoll 2015

CSG were awarded the Plimsoll 2015 'business excellence' award, achieving recognition for overall business performance.

Plimsoll 2014

CSG were awarded the Plimsoll 2014 'outstanding company' award, achieving recognition for overall business strategy and processes.

Salford Business Awards

CSG were awarded the 2014 Salford Business Award for Best Employer, proving that the company's policy of investing in its staff benefits both company and employees.

CSG were awarded the 2012 Salford Business Award for Excellence.  This highlights the utmost standards of leadership, planning, analysis, people management and customer-led focus.

CSG entered the 2011 Salford Business Awards and were finalists in both the Green Award and Excellence Award categories and runners up for the Technology Award.

CSG were awarded the 2010 Innovation Award beating off stiff competition. The Awards were organised by Salford City Council, Chapel Street Business Group and the University of Salford, who sponsored the Innovation category.

National Recycling Awards

CSG were finalists for the 2011 awards in the Best New Technology category.

Hampshire Business Awards

CSG were named ‘Company of the Year’ at the 2014 Hampshire Business Awards, demonstrating our commitment to our vision to be the most successful independent provider of waste management solutions in the UK.

CSG were finalists for the Company of the Year Award at the 2010 Awards.  

CSG won the 2009 Hampshire Business Award for Innovation and were a finalist in the two other categories, Management Team of the Year and Company of the Year. CSG were the first company ever to be a finalist in all three categories in the history of the Awards.

CSG understands the paramount importance in having accreditations and certification from leading external auditors and to ensure that as an organisation the Group acts within the correct health and safety, environmental and other leading authorities’ standards and legal guidelines.

CSG has achieved Achilles First Point Assessment (FPAL) accreditation as a recognised supplier to the Oil & Gas industry.

BS-EN-ISO 9001:2008
CSG has obtained the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) standard for Quality Management assessed by DNV (Det Norske Veritas) a leading Norwegian and UK auditor.   

BS-EN-ISO 14001:2004
CSG has obtained the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) standard for Environmental Management assessed by DNV (Det Norske Veritas).   

DNV-GL-OHSAS 18001:2007
CSG has obtained the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management by DNV (Det Norske Veritas).  

Investors in People
CSG has recently been awarded the Investors in People accreditation at its Head Office in Fareham, Hampshire and across its Oil Treatment Plant facilities throughout the UK. CSG has also achieved the Investors in People national quality standard at its Blandford and Cadishead sites.

CSG is accredited within the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) as having demonstrated compliance with and sound management of current basic health and safety legislation.

Environmental Industries Commission
CSG is a member of the Environmental Industries Commission

Achilles UVDB Verify
CSG is certified under the Utilities Vendor Database (UVDB) and is certified under Category B2 Assessment.

Achilles Link-up
CSG is a Qualified Supplier of the Link-up qualification scheme. Link-up is a UK rail industry supplier qualification and audit scheme that acts as a single and common point for consistent industry registration.   

Chartered Institute of Wastes Management
CSG is an affiliated member of the Charted Institution of Wastes Management.

British Safety Council
CSG is a member of the British Safety Council which shows a commitment to working towards increased standards of health and safety and environmental best practices.

UKSpill Association
CSG is a member of the UKSpill Association

UKSpill Contractors Accreditation Scheme

CSG has been accredited by the UKSpill Contractors Accreditation Scheme to the standards supported by the Environment Agency. 

SAFE Contractor

CSG has achieved the SAFE contractor accreditation.

Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme ( FORS )

CSG have met the bronze level requirements for the FORS accreditation.

Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme ( LCRS )

CSG are members of the LCRS, which is issued by the Freight Transport Association