British Sugar TOPSOIL is a business unit of British Sugar plc.
Founded 20 years ago TOPSOIL is responsible for recycling and selling the 250,000t to 300,000t of high quality topsoil that is annually delivered with the sugar beets its four sugar factories, Bury St Edmunds, Wissington, Cantley and Newark on Trent.
TOPSOIL has achieved an enviable reputation within the housing & commercial building, amenity construction and general landscaping sectors through meeting their specific needs in both product specification and service.
We are very proud to have achieved the following statement from the NHBC: “British Sugar TOPSOIL can help builders meet the requirements of NHBC Standards, Chapter 10.2 – 10.2.8”
Because British Sugar TOPSOIL is derived from prime arable soils of this we are able to offer you a true, clean, safe consistent, traceable TOPSOIL. British Sugar TOPSOIL is not screened ‘Muck Away’.
Landscape20 is a fully-analysed and compliant to BS3882:2015, sandy loam, TOPSOIL. It is ideal for general landscaping projects such as seeding and turfing.
HortLoam is a BS3882:2015 compliant sandy loam, planting topsoil. With optimum reserves of organic matter and nutrients, HortLoam it is ideal for planting rootball trees, shrub bed, retained planters and vegetable planting projects.
Sports & Turf is a 90% sand, 10% soil mix suitable for use as a premium sports pitch dressing. It contains sub angular sand particles, of mainly course and medium sizes meaning that drainage is good, but at the same time has a soil content allowing nutrients to stay in the substrate allowing good plant growth.