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Wales strives to improve recycling and waste reduction

Every local authority in Wales met their landfill allowance targets last year, said Minister for environment, planning and countryside Carwyn Jones last week. It represents a marked improvement in recycling and waste management in Wales, as nine of its local authorities missed their recycling and composting target of 15% in 2003/04. But he said the situation was "good, but not so good that it cannot be improved upon", a comment that reflects the Welsh Assembly environment ...