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First Mile

Councils and industry split over VAT challenge

19 December 2014 | By Corin Williams

Larac alarmed over Max Recycle application for judicial review of trade waste tax regime

Bilsthorpe EfW Peel Environmental

Plans for Bilsthorpe energy plant called in by Pickles

19 December 2014 | By

Move follows planning approval by Nottinghamshire County Council in November


Plastic packaging recycling maintains growth Subscription Required

19 December 2014 | By

Latest RECOUP survey also shows growth in mixed rigids

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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


NRAs 2014: Healthcare Recycler of the Year

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


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


NRAs 2014: Construction Recycler of the Year

Winner: Brookfield Multiplex Construction Europe


NRAs 2014: Best Partnership Project

Winner: Lancashire Community Recycling Network


NRAs 2014: Best Energy-From-Waste Initiative

Winner: Chinook Sciences, Oldbury End Stage Recycling Plant

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Hot Topic: Circular Economy


News round-up 18/12 Subscription Required

18 December 2014

EU fight for circular economy; bombs at recycling site; Dundee and Angus joint waste bid; plastic bag charge date

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EA intervenes in CRT glass market Subscription Required

15 December 2014 | By

Agency seeks more evidence on how material is reprocessed in concrete blocks in the Netherlands

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Peter Dilnot, Shanks chief executive

Shanks selected for Canadian biofuels facility Subscription Required

18 December 2014 | By Kate Youde

First closed-loop integrated organics waste management system in North America

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Scrap metals dealers struggle in sluggish market Subscription Required

16 December 2014 | By

EXCLUSIVE: “No sign of recovery on the horizon,” says senior trader

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How do we get up to speed on recycling? Subscription Required


Whatever the future brings, all of us at MRW wish everyone in our industry a successful, prosperous and safe 2015

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Under starter’s orders for TEEP Subscription Required

20 December 2014

Waste collectors in England and Wales must ensure separate collections of waste if technically, environmentally and economically practicable (TEEP) from 1 January 2015. MRW asks three waste management companies for their views and how ready they are

WRAP Recycle Now

Looking back to move forward Subscription Required

19 December 2014

Ten years ago the ‘Recycle Now’ campaign changed the public face of recycling. Pat Jennings reports on its historic impact and relevance now

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Barely tapped potential of remanufacturing Subscription Required

5 December 2014

Remanufacturing represents a triple win for the UK with vast social, economic and environmental benefits. Although the UK has made huge improvements in how it manages its resources, there is still the need for a huge amount of policy change

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MRW's latest markets and prices

Markets - Weekly Prices Update: 20 December 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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McGrath Group_Hierarchy of Waste

An epic effort to get the sums right for waste reporting Subscription Required

20 December 2014 | By

Tara Donaghy explains how McGrath Group responded to clients’ needs for detailed environmental data from their waste reports by integrating carbon emissions and the waste hierarchy

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MRW Insight - analysis of the news


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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