This Halifax firm recycles animal waste and by-products, processing more than 1.25m tons a year for use in a range of industries, including biofuels, pet food and cosmetics. In 2015, it bought BioPower, a Belgian renewable energy company, and last year acquired South African business BJK Ingredients. International sales hit £50.8m in 2017, under owner Danny Sawrij, 48.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank150
CompanyLeo Group
ActivityRecycler
LocationHalifax
2-yr av intl sales growth pa34.18%
International sales £000s50,814
Total sales £000s79,544
Staff408
Founded1970
Websitewww.leogroupltd.co.uk

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