22nd September 2017
Illegal Dumper Caught Out By GPS In Hire Van

Illegal Dumper Caught Out By GPS In Hire Van

A man was caught out after GPS data was seized from the rental van he had used to illegally dump waste and he has now been sentenced at Nottingham Magistrates Court. Kirk McRoberts, of Waterloo Promenade in Nottingham, pleaded guilty … Continue reading

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22nd September 2017
A Circular London Could Reduce Waste By 60%, Report Finds

A Circular London Could Reduce Waste By 60%, Report Finds

London’s waste could be reduced by as much as 60% if it adopts a circular economy model for its waste, a new report by the London Assembly Environment Committee has found. Its report, “Waste: The Circular Economy”, examines how a … Continue reading

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19th September 2017
Investigation Underway Following Fire At Viridor Recovery Facility

Investigation Underway Following Fire At Viridor Recovery Facility

An investigation is now underway to determine the cause of a fire that broke out at Viridor’s Raikes Lane thermal recovery facility in Bolton on Sunday (17 September). Firefighters responded within minutes to ensure any potential damage was kept to … Continue reading

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18th September 2017
HSE Sets Out Waste Sector Health & Safety Priorities

HSE Sets Out Waste Sector Health & Safety Priorities

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has published its priority areas for the waste and recycling sector in a major new publication. The publication outlines the focus of the HSE over the next 3-5 years over 19 industry sectors. Alongside … Continue reading

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15th September 2017
Reuse Charities See Stagnating Donations

Reuse Charities See Stagnating Donations

The Furniture Re-use Network (FRN) Social Impact Report 2017 published yesterday (14 September) shows a “stagnation” in donations of furniture and electrical equipment to reuse charities in the UK, despite a growing demand for second-hand goods. Reuse charities can be … Continue reading

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15th September 2017
Biomethane “Perfectly Positioned” To Meet Renewable Fuel Targets

Biomethane “Perfectly Positioned” To Meet Renewable Fuel Targets

The UK’s trade body for anaerobic digestion (AD) has welcomed the Department for Transport’s (DfT’s) response to its consultation on the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO), declaring biomethane to be “perfectly positioned” to meet increased targets for renewable fuels. DfT’s … Continue reading

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15th September 2017
EAC Relaunches Disposable Packing Enquiry

EAC Relaunches Disposable Packing Enquiry

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) is relaunching its predecessor’s inquiry into Disposable Coffee Cups and Plastic Bottles. The previous Committee’s inquiry received over 100 submissions of evidence but was never completed due to the General Election. The decision follows the … Continue reading

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13th September 2017
RWM News: WRAP Food Waste Strategy | RDF Exports & Engaging Gov

RWM News: WRAP Food Waste Strategy | RDF Exports & Engaging Gov

Day two of RWM in partnership with CIWM has seen interesting debate around RDF exports, domestic waste infrastructure and food waste prevention. The theme of Marcus Gover’s keynote speech in the Circular Economy Connect Theatre was a call to join … Continue reading

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