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13 May 2020

Getting to grips with the pandemic

The recycling and waste sector has worked well to keep services up to households but also needs to plan ahead and use the benefits of positive publicity, says Steve Eminton, editor of letsrecycle.com.

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7 January 2020

Waiting game with consultations set to dominate 2020


In this latest blog, Steve Eminton ponders over what might actually happen in 2020 in terms of recycling and waste policy developments.

30 September 2019

Don’t compare apples with pears in waste technology


It’s time to stop comparing apples with pears when it comes to waste collection technology, says Emmett Reidy, Business Development Director at Bigbelly.

16 September 2019

Win while you’re binning!


Win while you’re binning: the case for smart waste collection, by Emmett Reidy, Business Development Director at Egbert Taylor

10 September 2019

How to avoid dirty looks


Bins which look good can help encourage recycling, and longevity is helpful too, writes Mark Jenkins, Sales Director at Egbert Taylor

30 August 2019

Why buying British is a strategy for success


Buying British is a strategy for success for a number of reasons, writes Brendan Murphy, chief executive at Egbert Taylor.

29 July 2019

Positive signs in new Defra ministerial line-up


One thing is clear, as the UK’s newly-led government goes headlong into the Brexit challenge, UK industry is in for a turbulent time this autumn.

25 March 2019

A costs challenge in wake of the Strategy


The decision by a House of Commons committee to look at the cost implications for local authorities of the Resources and Waste Strategy comes as Defra consults on various related topics. Food waste collections seem to have won the...