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‘Soft Brexit could help confirm EU waste laws in UK’

ANALYSIS AND NEWS: Today’s General Election result – with a ‘soft Brexit’ now more likely – raises the probability that EU waste and recycling measures will be transposed into UK law. [This General Election report is...

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28 July 2017

The Week in Waste – 28 July 2017

 

VIDEO: In this weekly news round-up video sponsored by Bollegraaf, we report on a driver shortage in the waste industry. Also, we look at a contract U-turn by Wychavon over the future of the council's waste and recycling ...

21 July 2017

The Week in Waste – 21 July 2017

 

VIDEO: In this weekly news round-up video sponsored by Bollegraaf, we report on China's notification to the World Trade Organisation of restrictions on some recycling exports to the country. Also, in Birmingham industrial action ...

20 July 2017

Resource agenda to underpin RWM 2017

 

Better management of the world’s resources will be the theme underpinning this year’s RWM show, the organisers have announced. The event, held in partnership with the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM), ...

18 July 2017

Appointments round-up (18/07/2017)

 

With news on: Heald recognised in 35 Women Under 35; Reardon named Max-AI MD; and, Whitham Mills’ new sales manager.

17 July 2017

News in Brief (17/07/17)

 

With news on recycling rewards in Hackney, Coastal Recycling in Devon, Waste Management Brokers Association, Bodycams at LondonWaste sites and Plastic Expert opens new sales office.

14 July 2017

The Week in Waste – 14 July 2017

 

VIDEO: In this weekly news round-up video sponsored by Bollegraaf, we report on Defra finding that it should retain the PRN packaging waste system in the UK. We also over the announcement by WRAP of the theme of this year's Recycle Week.

10 July 2017

Charity news round-up (10/07/2017)

 

With news on: Wastecycle in Papworth Trust ride; B&M team raises over £1,000; Marsden completes cycle challenge; and, Viridor supports Bargeddie schools. Wastecycle in Papworth Trust ride

10 July 2017

Appointments round-up (10/07/2017)

 

With news on: UKWSL’s sales director; SEaB Energy board members; Amey Investments MD; Hadfield Wood Recyclers’ new SHEQ manager; G&P Batteries director; and, O’Donovan named ‘Industry Champion’.

6 July 2017

David Drew MP to oversee waste and recycling for Labour

 

EXCLUSIVE: Labour's David Drew, MP for Stroud, has been appointed as a shadow DEFRA minister and is to oversee waste and recycling within his political brief. Mr Drew, who is one of 20 new MPs to join Labour’s front bench and...

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