Jacob Hayler, executive director of the Environmental Services Association, looks how to improve quality in the recycling materials stream. OPINION: In the media over the last 12 months there have been a ...

OPINION: In this article,  Ernst-Jan Mul, innovation manager at Renewi, calls for recycling to be made the "starting point" in the production ...

Councils have been urged to look closely at their their arrangements with materials recycling facilities following the publication of research suggesting that it is cheaper to sort materials at the kerbside.

The European Commission published its long-awaited Circular Economy package on 2 December 2015. Reactions to the proposals have come from across the recycling, reuse and waste management sector and we record these below.

Jeff Cooper of the International Solid Waste Association take a tour around three recycling facilities of the Lower Lea Valley.The ISWA (International Solid Waste Association) Recycling and Waste Minimisation Working ...

Aluminium recycling trade body Alupro has revealed that 31 out of the 80 councils it has targeted under its campaign to get local authorities to begin collecting aerosols and foil at the kerbside have committed to add either one or both...

The collection of dry recycling for sorting and onward recycling has become common in the UK waste sector over the last 20 years. New materials have been added to the list of materials being collected and material sorting and recycling facilities (...

By Will Date Waste electricals could be the alternative mines that will supply Europe with scarce metals that cannot be found within the continent, according to a European Commission official. ...