Issue : April 2018
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Treasurer Bland retires as GMWDA disappearsSubscription
John Bland, treasurer of the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA), retires at the end of the month after more than 30 years in the waste management sector.
British Plastics Federation backs PRN reviewSubscription
Trade association supports proposals outlined in Eunomia report
Report finds Northamptonshire County Council quit waste partnership the day after assuring partners of a commitment to work together
Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 16 March 2018Subscription
MRW’s regular reporting of movements in the markets for secondary materials
Wales eyes 80% recycling goal by 2035Subscription
Environment minister Hannah Blythyn sets out aspiration during keynote speech
Labour needs to come clean over toxic PFIsSubscription
Given Veolia has a giant 25-year PFI deal which costs council taxpayers of our city £1bn a year, it is hardly a surprise that it is in no rush to adapt to meet the city’s recycling needs
Man claimed on-site end-of-life vehicles were to be sold on
Skip operator narrowly escapes prisonSubscription
Waste crimes followed suspended sentence for motoring offences
GIB sale criticised by Public Accounts CommitteeSubscription
MPs says say Green Investment Bank failed to live up to original ambitions and its green intentions are not sufficiently protected
Spring statement and plastics: industry viewsSubscription
The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has confirmed plans to consider taxing packaging in a bid to tackle plastic waste. Here are a number of comments from the industry.