The overall demand for cleaning services has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, but is gradually recovering and the underlying long-term core demand is relatively resilient and stable. Customers continue to demand capabilities to handle increasingly complex assignments with high-quality environmental, health & safety standards, which favours large professional players like Delete Group.
Increasing environmental awareness continues to drive improvements and new regulations. Regulatory development in the EU Circular Economy Action plan and national legislation as well as generally increasing sustainability awareness continue to support the growing demand for recycling services. The market demand for recycled fuel (REF) has recovered and is expected to stabilise or to continue to grow through 2021 driven by the increase in the use of alternative fuels. The effects of the coronavirus pandemic are gradually easing up.