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Green waste to be included in EU target, says Defra

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) is keen to clarify its current position on the UKs interpretation of the European Unions Waste Framework Directive (WFD) following a presentation made at the East Meets Waste conference on June 26, in Cambridge, in which the impression may have been given that green waste would not be included in the 50% household waste target required by 2020.The presentation was made by Defra waste regulation policy manager ...