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News in Brief

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News round-up September 2019Subscription

FCC’s council partnership Millerhill facility opens; Ecosurety gains funding from HSBC; Island slashes residual waste rate; Council to set up waste operation

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International News for September 2019Subscription

31 August, 2019 By MRW staff

MRW’s round-up of resources, recycling and waste stories from around the globe

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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 20 September 2019Subscription

20 September, 2019 By MRW reports

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

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A waste sector campaign against modern-day slaverySubscription

By Corin Williams

MRW is launching a campaign to raise awareness of how forced labour and modern-day slavery can hit unwary businesses in the UK waste management and recycling sector

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Retailing must focus on take-back schemesSubscription

By Nigel Harvey

A new approach is needed to reverse the decline in collections of WEEE

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Merchant EfW plants to plug the capacity gapSubscription

30 June, 2019

Paco Hevia explains how the business has refocused and what his priorities are

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MRW roundtables and special features

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It’s time to enforce a digital reporting systemSubscription

1 June, 2019 By Greg Pitcher

The need for ministers to enforce the use of an electronic waste tracking sys­tem was agreed on at a round­ table including leading figures from the construction and waste management industries

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Together we can make the resources and waste strategy workSubscription

29 March, 2019

An MRW-led round table held in Westminster brought together key players in the UK resources sector to examine in detail proposals for extended producer responsibility and a deposit return scheme

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Carry on with more convenienceSubscription

By Matt Manning

Matt Manning on how retailers can help to boost WEEE recycling

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AD’s potential as a worldwide winnerSubscription

By Charlotte Morton

Charlotte Morton on raising awareness of AD benefits 

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Commercial waste costs in the spotlightSubscription

By Peter Maddox

Once overall cost of waste disposal is highlighted to businesses, they want to do something about it

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Strategy needs hard cash to back it upSubscription

By Lee Marshall

Lee Marshall on the need for council recycling services to be properly funded 

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