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16th February 2018
ESA “Perplexed” By London Assembly Energy From Waste Report

ESA “Perplexed” By London Assembly Energy From Waste Report

The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has said it is “perplexed” a report published by the London Assembly Environment Committee, which it says which criticises energy from waste (EfW) without offering any solutions. The report, published yesterday (15 February), states two … Continue reading

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15th February 2018
Guernsey’s “Pay As You Throw” System To Be Introduced Next Year

Guernsey’s “Pay As You Throw” System To Be Introduced Next Year

The introduction of the Island of Guernsey’s new “pay as you throw” system will begin next year, according to States of Guernsey officials.  Ahead of the introduction, from September this year, new collections will also be introduced for food waste … Continue reading

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15th February 2018
Over Half Of London’s Waste Sent For Energy Recovery, Report Finds

Over Half Of London’s Waste Sent For Energy Recovery, Report Finds

Two million tonnes of London’s waste was sent to energy from waste (EfW) facilities last year – more than doubling in the last decade, according to a new report published by the London Assembly Environment Committee. The London Assembly Environment Committee … Continue reading

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14th February 2018
£6m Fund To Boost Green Spaces & Reduce Plastic Waste In London

£6m Fund To Boost Green Spaces & Reduce Plastic Waste In London

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced a further £6m injection of funding for protecting the environment and improving green space in the capital – it will deliver the further roll-out of new public water fountains, on top of the initial 20 the … Continue reading

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14th February 2018
Oxford Recycling Staff To Wear Body Cameras To Combat Abuse

Oxford Recycling Staff To Wear Body Cameras To Combat Abuse

Staff at Oxfordshire’s seven household waste recycling centres are set to be issued with body worn cameras in an effort to deter the growing incidents of abuse towards staff in the area. Oxfordshire County Council says the use of body … Continue reading

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13th February 2018
Hubbub & Mothercare Launch Baby Clothing Re-Use Campaign

Hubbub & Mothercare Launch Baby Clothing Re-Use Campaign

Hubbub and Mothercare aim to redistribute 65,000 pieces of baby clothing to 6,500 UK families through the nationwide expansion of Gift a Bundle. The campaign will encourage households to create beautiful gift bundles of out-grown baby clothing, take them to one of … Continue reading

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13th February 2018
UK Faces Paper Pile-Up Under China’s New Rules

UK Faces Paper Pile-Up Under China’s New Rules

As well as the focus on plastics, the UK is facing a potential paper crisis, and piles of paper are already building up as China’s new rules come into force, according to a UK-basd paper recycling company. Simon Mountain, commercial technical director … Continue reading

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12th February 2018
Defra’s New Litter Dashboard To Inform Future Policy

Defra’s New Litter Dashboard To Inform Future Policy

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has published its “litter dashboard”, which aims to use established figures on littering in England to form a baseline to determine future policy development.   The dashboard explains the government’s approach … Continue reading

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