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Does the power of the press help or hinder recycling debate?

Stories portraying the waste and recycling industry in a negative light appear increasingly to be finding their way into the national press. Experts fear that the extent of this coverage could be damaging the industry.Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee chair Lee Marshall said: People phone local authorities up after they have read a bad story and get worried. They say Oh I have read this, is this right? and then it is up to local authorities to put the situation ...