Issue : 23 March 2012
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Fresh plea for packaging export changesSubscription
Reprocessors have proposed changes to the packaging export recovery note system in the wake of this week’s Budget.
Full force of the law - at lastSubscription
The Environment Agency taskforce will have the dual benefit of protecting the public and ensuring a level playing field for waste operators
Monitoring every aspect of businessSubscription
Elemos can support a well-run MRF and will be positioned to support MRFs in adhering to a mandatory code
Contracts and hire dealsSubscription
MRW reports on deals covering RCVs, excavators and tyres
Hand-picked from prisonSubscription
Our latest case studies on sorting include resettlement opportunities for offenders in a successful pilot scheme to sort PVC waste before processing
WEEE recycling figures are not adding upSubscription
Producers of household electrical equipment are paying for collection and recycling costs
Defra targets waste PFIs for savingsSubscription
Waste private finance initiative contracts are to be targeted for retrospective savings as part of probe launched this week, MRW can reveal.
Budget misfires on waste demandsSubscription
Industry pockets could be hard hit by Whitehall looking at PPP deals
The government has come in for criticism after announcing plans to scrap the need for waste management plans for construction sites.
Budget 2012: Green economy hopes dashedSubscription
George Osborne largely ignored the waste industry’s demands in a Budget which dashed fleeting hopes the sector could benefit if the Chancellor opted to use his annual statement to boost the green economy.