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Bradshaw praises UK for "tremendous achievement"

The UK's waste management industry has been praised for the "tremendous achievement" of reducing municipal waste arising by 3%. Local Environment Minister Ben Bradshaw highlighted the work of local government in announcing the reduction at the Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee Conference 2006. He said at the event in Bournemouth: "This is only our second ever reduction [in municipal waste arisings]. We had one three years ago, but the figure ...