Packaging manufacturers and retailers need to fund the cost of recycling more, according to The Recycling Association. The response follows the National Audit Office report, The Packaging Recycling Obligations, which found Government has no evidence that the system has encouraged companies to … Continue reading →
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The Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee (LARAC) aims to start an industry wide debate on the future of local authority waste and recycling funding with the publication a new policy paper, which recommends “serious” consideration of direct charging in the … Continue reading →
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LARAC has responded to a recent call for evidence from the Environmental Audit Committee on disposable packaging, by stating its position against deposit return schemes for plastic bottles and highlighting how much progress local authorities have made in the collection … Continue reading →
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Two-thirds of all plastic packaging used for consumer products in the UK is being sent to landfill or incineration with only one third being recycled, according to the Co-op. Only half a million of the 1.5m tonnes of recyclable plastic … Continue reading →
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