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EA clarifies stance on export paper contamination

There is no 0% contamination requirement for recovered paper for export the Environment Agency (EA) has confirmed. Speaking at a conference organised by the Waste & Resources Action Programme, EA policy advisor David Bradley said: We are not going to specify a percentage in any guidance we produce. We want to concentrate our efforts on poor or superficial sorting.The question about the level of allowable contamination in paper for export was raised by Community ...

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