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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
The £12m 'Closed Loop London' joint private and public sector venture, due to open in December 2007 in Dagenham, Essex, will convert 35,000 tonnes of plastic drinks bottles back into new food packaging each year.
BLP represented Visy Closed Loop, the Australian recycling company that initiated the project. Martineau advised private equity fund manager Foresight Venture Partners, which invested £4.6m in the project. Blake Lapthorn advised Allied Irish Bank (GB), which provided the debt financing.