General Thursday 21 February 2019
19 February 2019

Call for ‘collaboration’ in Strategy responses

Businesses and trade bodies in the waste and resources sector have responded to the launch of Defra’s anticipated Resources and Waste Strategy consultations yesterday (18 February) and called for a collaborative approach to waste policy.

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22 January 2019

People news round-up (22/01/2019)


With news on: Stobart takes on head of people; Cromwell Polythene appoints sales executive; Axion expands team; CHC recruits Jeremy Green; and APEAL appoints president.

21 January 2019

Charity news round-up (21/01/2019)


With news on BIU Group signing and Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance; Mick George's Christmas tree composting effort; Gaskells supports a sports club; and, Smart Solutions staff helping the NSPCC. BIU...

18 January 2019

People news round-up (18/01/2019)


With news on: Reconomy appoints CIO; Andusia welcomes Fraser Cutting; Hartley joins Renewi board; Global Recycling Solutions’ appointment. Reconomy appoints ...

17 January 2019

Jail term for ‘trommel fines’ school dumping


A 61-year-old man from Manchester has been has been handed a 12-month prison sentence after admitting to dumping 100 tonnes of trommel fines at a school car park in Oldham. Francis Heaton, from Gorton, pleaded guilty at Tameside ...

15 January 2019

News in brief (15/01/2019)


With news on: Local projects benefit from Beddington Community Fund; South Hams consults on comms; FCC relaunches reuse shop; and, J&B career planning. ...

14 January 2019

LAUNCHED: Resources and Waste Strategy Unwrapped


A group of industry bodies and have launched the highly topical Resources and Waste Strategy Unwrapped conference. Taking place on 13 February 2019 at the Congress Centre in central London, the ...

11 January 2019

Sicily snap clinches Letsrecycle Live Christmas competition


The results are in for the Letsrecycle Live 2018 Christmas competition – with a seasonal snap from Roger Hudspith of Recycling Training Services crowned the winner. As part of the competition, readers of

4 January 2019

‘Chemical spill’ at Oswestry paper recycler


A package containing ‘powdered chemicals’, believed to be from Brazil, saw seven staff hospitalised at a paper recycling depot owned by Recycling UK in Oswestry, Shropshire. The chemicals were thought to be inside a bale ...

3 January 2019

People news round-up (03/01/2019)


With news of appointments and awards from around the waste sector at the Kent Resource Partnership; Restore PLC; Recycling Techologies; and, Carpet Recycling UK. ...

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