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Corus backs new Defra targets

Steel producer Corus has welcomed the new packaging waste recycling targets announced by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).Recovery and recycling targets have been set by Defra to ensure that the UK reaches its EU Directive targets. Steel recovery and recycling targets for businesses have been set to 68% in 2008, 68.5% in 2009 and 69% in 2010.Corus manager David Williams said: This is nothing that we did not really expect. We are ...