The Big Interview: David Brookes, PlasRecycleSubscription
One year ago, Brookes became development director at the new plastic film recycling business: he now runs its south-east London HQ.
The Big Interview: Liz GoodwinSubscription
WRAP has faced considerable financial challenges in the past year and been transformed into a charity. So where is WRAP now?
The Big Interview: Stuart Hayward-HighamSubscription
Stuart Hayward-Higham is the man at Suez who helps the business to analyse the market and look at innovations so that it is fit for the future.
The Big Interview: Bernard AmosSubscription
Helistrat’s clients include Marks & Spencer, Ann Summers and Poundland. Andrea Lockerbie meets its chief executive to find out how he has set out to challenge conventional thinking
The Big Interview: Richard ButcherSubscription
The UK’s renewable energy target of 15% by 2020 provided a solid foundation on which Stobart Energy could build its new business
The Big Interview: Vikki Jackson-SmithSubscription
J&B Recycling’s chief is buzzing after the company received growth funding, which will help to increase throughput. Chiara Francavilla reports
The Big Interview: Vic EmerySubscription
Zero Waste Scotland chairman Vic Emery talks for the first time about the newly independent body’s plans for the country to best utilise its resources and boost its economy.
The Big Interview: Paul TaylorSubscription
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.
The Big Interview: Richard MillerSubscription
Keen amateur astronomer Richard Miller believes that sustainability is a business issue, not a green one, and is working with entrepreneurs on projects to make it happen.
The Big Interview: Walter StahelSubscription
In an exclusive interview with MRW’s Andrea Lockerbie, Walter Stahel, one of the key thinkers behind the circular economy, discusses who should be driving it and how to make the leap from theory to reality.
The Big Interview: Prasanta Kumar DeySubscription
Helping companies, especially smaller ones, to get the most out of their operations is the focus of work by an academic who has also spent half his career in the business world.
London’s recycling levels are low, but LWARB is charged with bringing the city’s waste management players together
The Big Interview: Chris HolmesSubscription
Commercial markets are constantly evolving in the waste sector, and the GIB’s managing director is keeping an eye on where its investment can help.
The Big Interview: Jonathan Garrett Subscription
MRW talks to Jaguar’s sustainability director about its long-term strategy to use more recycled content along the supply chain
Big Interview: Nathan BowlesSubscription
The managing director of Smart Solutions explains how he found a staffing solution to the ‘volatile’ recycling market and a remedy for poorly trained workers. Tom Kenning reports from Newport, South Wales
Big Interview: Barry GardinerSubscription
The shadow waste minister details his priorities for the sector under Labour, and is critical of the Coalition’s lack of a clear direction
Big Interview: Richard Lochhead Subscription
Scottish environment minister Richard Lochhead has huge ambitions for recycling and resources in the country
Big Interview: Liz GoodwinSubscription
While at a conference in Scotland, Chiara Francavilla took the opportunity for a one-to-one with WRAP chief executive Liz Goodwin, looking at the future of the organisation
Big Interview: Lord Robert WinstonSubscription
The pioneering professor tells Tom Kenning how money can affect attitudes on waste
Big Interview: Alice EllisonSubscription
The British Retail Consortium’s environment policy adviser says retailers are focusing on the supply chain.
Big Interview: Alan LovellSubscription
Tamar Energy chief executive Alan Lovell tells Tom Kenning how the waste sector has become the major resource for anaerobic digestion and why overcapacity should not be feared
Big Interview: Minister gets his hands dirtySubscription
Resource minister Lord de Mauley fully supports the circular economy and is putting ideas into practice, reports Christine Ottery
We need leadership in UK policySubscription
Shadow minister Gavin Shuker is champing at the bit to tackle waste and resources in the UK. He talks to Christine Ottery about Labour’s waste policy review and how it would work if Labour returns to power in 2015
Clearing the capital road blockSubscription
Claire Read hears from Adrian Judge and Edward Northam, managing directors for waste and bioenergy at the Green Investment Bank, about its mandate for waste infrastructure
Riding the waves to sustainabilitySubscription
Businesses need to realise the value of the circular economy and rethink their business practices to take ‘small steps’ towards this new model, Dame Ellen MacArthur tells Christine Ottery
The art of bringing sides togetherSubscription
A civil servant with a real understanding of the complex waste sector, Colin Church, director of climate, waste and atmosphere at Defra, spoke to Neil Roberts about finding the right solutions
Recycling as an aspirationSubscription
The European Commissioner for the Environment tells Christine Ottery the UK needs to tackle landfill and sets out his vision
Big Interview: A creative approach to UK wasteSubscription
Seven months into the job, Shanks chief executive Peter Dilnot is aiming to offer a fresh perspective on waste management.
As environment minister, John Gummer - now Lord Deben - was responsible for introducing the landfill tax. James Illman spoke to him about how he would refresh England’s waste policy if he was in charge