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24 April 2020

Packaging ‘on track’ but virus impact looms

Provisional packaging data for the first quarter of 2020 has shown that all materials are on track to hit targets for the year, but warnings have been sounded over forecasting the supply of post-consumer packaging during lockdown ...

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6 June 2016

Suez tackles odour issues at Path Head landfill

 

Suez has completed works to tackle odour emissions at its landfill site at Path Head near Gateshead, following enforcement action by the Environment Agency. The Agency issued multiple enforcement notices after heavy rainfall at ...

6 June 2016

International waste crime summit convenes in Glasgow

 

Officials from environmental and law enforcement agencies from 30 countries are meeting at a three-day summit in Scotland, seeking to draw up a joint response to international waste crime. The joint action is a part of Interpol’...

6 June 2016

Fife reports ‘low’ contamination as four-weekly trial continues

 

A trial of four-weekly collections of residual waste by Fife council has been hailed as having a positive impact on recycling rates – but some residents have reportedly ‘struggled’ with the service. The Scottish council ...

court 1 June 2016

Former Acorn Waste employee fined for data breach

 

A former employee of a waste management firm has been fined for taking commercially sensitive information about previous clients. Mark Lloyd, who was formerly an employee of Acorn Waste Management Ltd in Shropshire, ...