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Refuse report says Government proposals are 'timid'

Complex, timid and in parts unlikely to prompt mass recycling is how a critical report described Government proposals to reduce household waste and increase recycling rates. Authors of the Refuse Collection report, the Commons Communities and Local Government Committee, aimed to identify how collection methods could reduce waste overall and in particular the amount sent to landfill. It acknowledged the problem of disparity between public perception of rubbish collection funding and funding ...