Special Reports Saturday 18 August 2018
Mat Prosser 16 August 2018

Collaborating on quality


DS Smith Recycling (UK) managing director, Mat Prosser, explains to Steve Eminton how a collaborative approach to quality in fibre supply is paramount. For Mat Prosser, managing director of DS Smith Recycling (UK), the need to ...

9 August 2018

Used tyre exporters ‘will face import restrictions’


Exporters of used tyres from the UK need to be better prepared for potential foreign import restrictions, as some of the current destinations begin to establish internal waste collections. That’s according to Peter Taylor OBE, ...

9 August 2018

Reflections on the procurement toolkit webinar


SPECIAL REPORT: An overview of the recent webinar which looked at forthcoming public sector procurement best practice. The recent letsrecycle.com webinar on Local Authority Waste Services and Contracts ...

24 July 2018

Valpak: Producer responsibility and the NAO study


On 23 July the National Audit Office published a report into the PRN/packaging waste system in the UK and made a number of observations. In response, compliance scheme Valpak, has put together its thoughts (below) on the NAO study and related ...

19 July 2018

Guidance on recent China export rules


Inspection organisation CCIC London has kindly provided this summary of two recently introduced waste regulations, which cover the export of recyclable materials to China, to letsrecycle.com. As part of the Chinese government’s ...

11 July 2018

Copenhagen – Will its waste be wonderful?


SPECIAL REPORT: Jeff Cooper, a former president of ISWA - the International Solid Waste Association - reports on the association’s recent waste and recycling event in Copenhagen and reflects on current and planned activities. ...

6 July 2018

Ward builds for growth and customers


Ward is an established metals recycling and waste business headquartered in Ilkeston. letsrecycle.com visited to find out about the company’s activities and ongoing plans for growth. In April this year, the family-owned metal ...

6 July 2018

Polyurethane foam and the environment


Technical Foam Services – an independent foam convertor based in Corby – sees the importance of an increased environmental focus in the foam industry with the potential of new materials and production techniques and a need to reduce the ...

22 June 2018

Looking ahead to RWM 2018


With RWM 2018 quickly approaching, Edward Sims from the event's owners, the Prysm Group looks ahead to what will be on offer.