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EC confirms EU green waste target

A European Commission (EC) official has confirmed that the UK will have the option of including green waste towards the 50% target for municipal waste as set out in the revisions to the European Waste Framework Directive but that it will not be a statutory requirement.EC sustainable production and consumption policy officer Andreas Versmann told MRW that member states can include other waste streams such as biowaste in the scope of the target.Versmann ...