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Andrew Hartley

Stories

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    Be ready for investorsSubscription

    9 June, 2011

    Andrew Hartley discusses how businesses can compete for investment opportunities in a difficult business climate

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    UK Government is left examining the entrailsSubscription

    2 December, 2010

    …on global competition

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    The race for low-carbon jobs should start in the northSubscription

    3 November, 2010

    … on leadership from the new local enterprise partnerships

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    Waste industry is a safe bet for investorsSubscription

    1 June, 2010

    Andrew Hartley on helping the industry to grow in the years ahead

  • Feature: The recycling isleSubscription

    9 June, 2005Updated: 26 April, 2010

    Although it is 26 years since the UK's first glass bank, the progress of glass recycling has been slow. Comparison with other EU countries has been unflattering, but disregards the fundamental challenge of the UK's unfavourable colour imbalance. High imports of mainly green glass wine bottles contrasts with high clear glass production and significant exports of spirits bottles. UK glass recycling rates depend on alternative markets to a far greater extent than other EU countries. In recen