Category list : Circular Economy
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China is being encouraged by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to boost its recycling capacity, a policy that could ultimately reduce Chinese demand for recycled materials from the west. There is currently an almost insatiable appetite in China for materials, given its breakneck industrialization. But despite the waste this has generated, there has not been a parallel development in sophisticated waste management. Indeed, ...
Response to residuals will define us for decadesSubscription
Landfill bans offer a host of potential benefits, including more focus on the resources in residual waste, argues John Ferguson
David Palmer-Jones: local government 'is in Sita's DNA'VideoSubscription
With sobering business times facing the global economy in the coming years, Paul Sanderson spoke to Sita UK’s chief executive to find out how the company plans to cope
Recycling must always aim for the gold standardSubscription
Rebecca Cocking on why we need to focus on quality as well as volume
Recycling becomes vital Subscription
Green Alliance’s report Reinventing the Wheel: A Circular Economy for Resource Security argues that the ‘raw materials’ debate is on dangerously narrow ground. Hannah Hislop reports
Concentrate on recycling rare metals, says WRAPSubscription
A new approach to the recycling of rare earth metals has been urged by WRAP chief executive Liz Goodwin.
Industry has a bright futureSubscription
There are currently a number of high profile milestones, policy proposals and announcements that will have a massive impact on the future of our industry.
Reprocessors name Budget wishlistSubscription
The Resource Association has set out its four-point wishlist for next week’s Budget.
Drivers learn new tricksSubscription
AT A GLANCE: Many of the drivers have applied the training to their own cars and have seen the benefits for themselves
Sita secures biomass dealSubscription
Sita has won the contract to supply recovered wood to a new £200m biomass combined heat and power plant in Scotland.