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LGA concerned over running costs for new WEEE sites

The Local Government Association (LGA) is concerned at the lack of funds for the cost of running upgraded civic amenity (CA) sites that will collect waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) from July. As the WEEE regulations were laid before Parliament in December, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) announced that Valpak would operate the Distributer Take-back Scheme (DTS) with funding from retailers of £10 million. Speaking to MRW, LGA ...