Steve Slater


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Steve Slater MA
Principal Consultant – Business Wastes

Steve Slater is a Principal Consultant at Oakdene Hollins, and is an expert on recovery and sorting technologies and markets in waste streams such as food, textiles, tyres, glass, cardboard and paper, and plastics. He undertakes financial and regulatory analysis of operations for commercial waste management companies, and due diligence for investment companies. He was the technical author of PAS 107 on tyre recycling, and has advised commercial clients on strategic direction on remanufacturing and recycling of used tyres. Steve has worked with clients in manufacturing and in materials recovery to develop and implement waste minimisation through lean manufacturing techniques.

Steve’s 30 year career in engineering and manufacturing included direct line responsibility for factories in the UK and Ireland, managing significant cost reduction and quality improvement programmes. With an MA in Engineering and Industrial Administration from Cambridge University, Steve held production management roles leading to Manufacturing Director at ACCO before joining us in 2001.


Steve Slater specialises in the following areas:

Clothing and Textiles Wastes ManagementFurniture