OPINION: Quality, Quality, Quality and the need to manage contamination! The stakes are high! Dr. Adam Read, external affairs director, SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK takes a look at issues around contamination with a study ...

WRAP - the Waste and Resources Action Programme - has called for a "step change" in the nation's sorting plants to drive up the quality of processed recyclables.Its chief executive, Dr Liz Goodwin, has described ...

Environment Agency chairman, Lord Chris Smith, will tonight (December 4) urge local authorities to "hold their nerve" and continue to invest in recycling services, despite recent downturns in the market for recycled materials.

All materials sent to landfill sites will be taxable ‘unless expressly exempt’, under the government’s proposed changes to Landfill Tax legislation from 1 April next year. HMRC elaborated on its plans yesterday (5 December) ...

Grundon Waste Management and Mole Valley district council have officially opened a new "groundbreaking" MRF at Randall's Road, Leatherhead. The materials recycling facility (MRF) was opened by television presenter Michaela Strachan ...

Little improvement has been reported in the market for recovered materials this month with no major price rise for paper, metals or plastics, writes Caelia Quinault.Councils and waste management firms are saying...

Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) collection infrastructure must be “redesigned and harmonised” to increase the recovery of critical raw materials. That’s according to an EU- funded Critical Raw Material (CRM...

The Welsh Government has published its latest set of data revealing where recyclables collected by Wales 22 local authorities end up. And, for the first time,