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European Union reaches deal on plastics bag reduction Subscription Required

21 November 2014 | By

Member states compelled to ban free carriers or introduce targets

ESA appoints new chairman Subscription Required

21 November 2014 | By

Gerstrom appointment is second change at the top announced this week

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Pickles holds up Peel MRF and EfW facility Subscription Required

21 November 2014 | By Corin Williams

Community secretary to examine plans for £70m recycling and energy-from-waste plant in Nottinghamshire

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VIDEO: How the public feel about recycling

Video summary of findings from The Ur[bin] Issue report into the views of the public on recycling

NRA 2014 Team of the Year - Cheshire East Council Recycling and Waste Team

NRAs 2014: Team of the Year

Winner: Cheshire East Council recycling and waste team

QUEEN ELIZABETH HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST, KING’S LYNN

NRAs 2014: Healthcare Recycler of the Year

Winner: Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, King’s Lynn

RECYCLE FOR GREATER MANCHESTER

NRAs 2014: Local Authority Innovation

Winner: Recycle for Greater Manchester

Electrical Waste Recycling Group

NRAs 2014: Efficiency Initiative of the Year

Winner: Electrical Waste Recycling Group

BROOKFIELD MULTIPLEX CONSTRUCTION EUROPE

NRAs 2014: Construction Recycler of the Year

Winner: Brookfield Multiplex Construction Europe

LANCASHIRE COMMUNITY RECYCLING NETWORK

NRAs 2014: Best Partnership Project

Winner: Lancashire Community Recycling Network

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NRAs 2014: Best Energy-From-Waste Initiative

Winner: Chinook Sciences, Oldbury End Stage Recycling Plant

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Hot Topic: Circular Economy

DS Smith White Paper One Step Away From Zero

Time to refocus the corporate mindset Subscription Required

22 November 2014

A white paper from recycled packaging producer DS Smith sets out the ‘enablers’ and ‘blockers’ to achieving a circular economy. Mathew Prosser reports

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Europe calls for tougher TV recycling regulations Subscription Required

20 November 2014 | By Corin Williams

European Commission to ‘correct regulatory failures’ over electronic screen materials recovery

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UK organics sector challenges EU over compost and digestate quality Subscription Required

19 November 2014 | By , Corin Williams

Recyclers say Brussels proposals could end PAS regime

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Novelis to hit 50% target of recycled content Subscription Required

20 November 2014 | By Emmanuil Papavasileiou

New Evercan sheets take 90% recycled metal

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Robin Latchem

When the numbers just don’t add up Subscription Required

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We cannot afford to give a message to society that dumping waste illegally within our own communities is OK

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Waste needs open-minded investors Subscription Required

22 November 2014

Chris Holmes, managing director for waste and bio-energy at the Green Investment Bank, on the specialised nature of investment in the sector

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Jake McDonald

Out of prison and back on the straight and narrow Subscription Required

22 November 2014 | By

Social enterprise Blue Sky helps former offenders to get back into the workplace and rebuild their lives. Andrea Lockerbie finds out about its work within the waste and recycling sector

DS Smith White Paper One Step Away From Zero

Time to refocus the corporate mindset Subscription Required

22 November 2014

A white paper from recycled packaging producer DS Smith sets out the ‘enablers’ and ‘blockers’ to achieving a circular economy. Mathew Prosser reports

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Case Study: Blue Sky working with Amey Subscription Required

21 November 2014

Amey has worked with Blue Sky since 2007 through its environmental services accounts with Slough Borough Council, the London Borough of Ealing and Gloucester City Council.

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Markets - Weekly Prices Update: 22 November 2014 Subscription Required

MRW’s regular reporting of movements in the markets for secondary materials

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The Big Interview: Winning hearts and minds to boost UK infrastructure Subscription Required

7 November 2014

Cutting waste to landfill has opened the door to producing fuel from waste. But too much residual material is being exported, and FCC wants to change that mindset.

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AMCS Group

Points really do make prizes Subscription Required

22 November 2014

Use of AMCS Group’s radio frequency ID technology has helped to boost the recycling participation rate at Bracknell Forest Council. Jimmy Martin explains how

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MRW Insight - analysis of the news

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Northern Ireland moves beyond waste crime Subscription Required

22 November 2014 | By

Last year, Northern Ireland was said to lack an “overall strategy for preventing, deterring and combating waste crime”. A year later, the man in charge of dealing with enforcement says the wind has changed

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