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News round-up January 2019Subscription

Hostels appoint broker firm; Viridor’s £65,000 community fund; Food redistribution charity hails haulage partnership; Enva doubles plastics recycling

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MRW roundtables and special features

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Insight from the industry's leading lightsSubscription

15 January, 2019 By MRW staff

We have collaborated with some of the major players and exciting newcomers in the UK’s waste management sector to bring you series of inciteful and thought-provoking essays

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Industry scrutinises the resource and waste strategySubscription

14 January, 2019 By MRW staff

Just days after the launch of the resources and waste strategy, MRW hosted a round table at Portcullis House in Westminster

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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 11 January 2019Subscription

11 January, 2019 By MRW reports

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

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What’s on your wish list?Subscription

By MRW

MRW asks figures from across the sector what three things they would wish for in 2019

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England hits rock bottomSubscription

By Katie Coyne,

The latest household recycling statistics from Defra show that Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are now ahead of England for the first time

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Big Interview: Peter MaddoxSubscription

5 December, 2018

Director of WRAP UK Peter Maddox tells MRW he has global ambitions

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Collaboration across the UK is vital if strategy is to succeedSubscription

By Laura Tainsh

The resources and waste strategy’s vision for England needs to fit in with Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

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Voluntary agreements: a sceptic’s viewSubscription

By Dominic Hogg

 There are concerns that what has become known as ‘treaty congestion’

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Still no clear policies to meet recycling targetsSubscription

By Wilf Lytton

Resources and waste strategy is a critical first step, but stops short of creating a true market for recycled materials 

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Invest in technology to boost recyclingSubscription

By Pattanathu Rahman

Dr Pattanathu Rahman on bio-based conversion of waste

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A leap over the financial hurdlesSubscription

By Daniel Bailey

Daniel Bailey on how asset finance is helping firms to adopt the latest technologies

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Data is vital – as long as it’s of qualitySubscription

By Rick Hindley

Rick Hindley on getting better data on aluminium

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