Local authorities have been warned not to make any “rash choices” in response to a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS), if such a scheme is implemented in England in the future. The cautious message was given by Paul Doherty, ...

Recycling firm Newport Paper has continued its move into sorting recyclables by winning a four-year contract, worth over £500,000, to process commingled materials from Castle Point borough council in Essex.The deal ...

The Resource Management Association Scotland (RMAS) was established in 2019 and is a not-for-profit, non-political membership organisation for micro, small and medium sized resource management companies operating in Scotland. In this report ...

Support for commingled collections of recyclables was signalled yesterday by the Waste & Resources Action Programme but the organisation left the issue of MRF costs and quality compared to kerbside sorting unresolved.The...

Wales has put source-separation of materials at the centre of what it has touted as the "most ambitious" recycling strategy in the UK, published for consultation today (April 29).The 'Towards Zero Waste' document...

The UK's packaging mill sector faces a huge shake-up as SCA today announced it is planning to close its New Hythe Mill in Kent in 2010.At the same time a new mill is to be built in Manchester by Spanish group SAICA ...

Associated Waste Management (AWM) has opened a new materials recycling facility in Morley in Leeds (MRF) today (November 4), which it says will help it fulfil its ambition of sending zero waste to landfill. The 12.5 million ...

Viridor has announced £3.7 million worth of investment at its Crayford Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) near Dartford. The extra funding will be put towards enhanced paper purity and fire protection systems at the facility, ...