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LGA and BMRA at odds over licensing regime Subscription Required

8 April 2014 | By

Clash over number of scrap metal dealer licences issued: BMRA say 60%, LGA say 80%

Police check a scrap metal yard

Councils yet to issue 40% of scrap metal dealers’ licences Subscription Required

8 April 2014 | By

BMRA: ‘Loss of business for legitimate traders as many customers will only deal with licensed operators’

steel production

Consultation on Quality Protocol for steel slag launched Subscription Required

6 March 2014 | By

EA: QP will provide ‘higher degree of market confidence’

WRAP-Valpak research on packaging data questioned Subscription Required

3 March 2014 | By

Defra and WRAP defend decision not to open a tender on cost grounds


MetalFlow and PlasticFlow reports announced Subscription Required

25 February 2014 | By

WRAP and Valpak to review metal and plastics packaging data

cash survey ban

Communication breakdown on scrap cash ban Subscription Required

23 November 2012 | By Neil Roberts

With one week to go before cash payments are banned from the scrap metal trade in England and Wales, a minority of traders is still not prepared for the changes.

Bjorn Grufman

2014 - Björn Grufman, president, BIR Subscription Required

11 January 2014

BIR and the world recycling industry will enter 2014 confronted by some all-too-familiar issues and the ever-developing threat of protectionism to free and fair trade.

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