A number of trade associations have issued a statement calling on MEPs to support a resolution that would ask the European Commission to re-consider its decision to withdraw the Circular Economy Package.
This year’s acquisition of SCA Packaging by DS Smith has helped boost its performance, according to half yearly results.
The Chinese government is to introduce a massive programme to ensure it recycles 70 per cent of its own waste by 2015.
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A report from WRAP Cymru has shown that source separated collections offer the most cost effective approach to achieving higher recycling rates.
conomic news is impacting on base metals again as all prices were down on the LME.
An application for a judicial review into whether the UK’s transposition of the revised Waste Framework Directive is lawful, has been placed by the Campaign for Real Recycling.
The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK has shown that the proportion of local authorities collecting beverage cartons for recycling has hit 60 per cent.
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Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has approved the planning application of Herefordshire and Worcestershire County Council waste contractor Mercia Waste Management for an energy from waste plant.