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Image for University of Hull to lead €3.8m circular economy research project
The University of Hull (UoH) is leading a €3.8m (£3.35m) research project that will examine how to create a more sustainable environment, as well as explore aspects of a circular economy.
Image for OCC rises, plastics and metals remain stable
Paper grades saw an increase in price per tonne as OCC rose by £3, according to last week’s Intelligence report.
Image for Environment Services Association disappointed in London Assembly report
The Environment Services Association (ESA), has expressed its disappointment at the London Assembly Environment Committee’s report on energy from waste.
Image for London Assembly Environment Committee find that London burns over half of its waste
According to the London Assembly Environment Committee, London incinerates over half of its waste, with 2 million tonnes being sent to incinerators or Energy from Waste (EfW) facilities last year.
Image for Simply Waste Solutions buy waste management division of Dirty Harry’s Group
Simply Waste Solutions (SWS) has announced that its made its second acquisition of 2018 by agreeing on a deal to buy the waste management division of London-based Dirty Harry’s Group.
Image for BBC to ban single-use plastics by 2020
The BBC has announced that it will be banning single-use plastics by 2020 following the Blue Planet II episode that showed the extent that plastics pollution has on marine life.
Image for Beauparc Utilities invest €15 million to build a recycling facility in the UK
Irish company Beauparc Utilities, which owns waste companies Panda and Greenstar, has announced that it is investing €15 million to build a new plastics recycling facility in the UK.
Image for CIWM training arm approved to provide apprenticeships
CIWM has announced that its training arm has been approved for inclusion on the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s register of apprenticeship training providers.
Image for Mike Challans joins Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises
Mark Lyndon Paper Enterprises UK has announced the appointment of Mike Challans as quality manager for the UK & Ireland.
Image for Print & packaging industry recycling up for debate
Prismm Environmental managing director Mike Jackson will be challenging printers, packaging companies and label producers to scrutinise their recycling practices at a debate taking place on the Eco Pack Stage at the Label & Print Exhibition being held at the NEC in Birmingham later this month.
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