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gender pay

The gender pay gap: disparity is growingSubscription

By Greg Pitcher

The latest round of gen­der pay figures do not make comfortable reading

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MRW’s Industry Insight 2018Subscription

Our exclusive survey reveals 23% of respondents say a deposit return scheme will lead to a decrease in profits, nearly half have witnessed waste crime in action and two-thirds have been affected by fire - our subscribers can read on for more results and in-depth analysis

cyber crime

Outdated IT leaves firms at risk of cyber crimeSubscription


The threat to UK businesses from cyber attacks is on the increase


Now the strategy has sunk in: fears for fundingSubscription

By , Katie Coyne

A growing number of waste manage­ment, plastics and packaging compa­nies, councils, consultants and industry experts are warning that Government plans to get the UK’s recycling rates back on track may not be enough

conservative estimates

The price of missed targetsSubscription

By Katie Coyne

Analysis by two consultancies, Eunomia and COWI, have put a price on the UK missing its recycling targets

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EU legislators fail to understand the scienceSubscription

By Michael Laurier

Huge prob­lem caused by plastics in the environ­ment, but we are never told about innovative solutions

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Together we can make the waste strategy workSubscription

By Greg Pitcher

An MRW-organised round table held in Westminster – in partnership with FCC Environment, the European Recycling Platform and Policy Connect – discussed the Government’s consultations on a deposit return scheme and extended producer responsibility

m&a deals in waste sector

Record M&A activity in sector during 2018Subscription

By Mark Wilson

It is worth reflecting on how strong merger and acquisition (M&A) activity was during 2018 in the waste and resources sector

residual waste

Who’s right on residual waste?Subscription

By , Mark Smulian

Policies laid out in the resources and waste strategy will result in all the UK’s residual waste being dealt with by 2035 through incin­eration and other methods

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Which horses should UK recycling put money on?Subscription


The Government’s resources and waste strategy outlines priorities for the indus­try after the UK’s 2020 commitments under EU legislation become obsolete

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Remake, remodel: the CIWM moves forwardSubscription


The Chartered Insti­tution of Wastes Management (CIWM) deferred the appointment of a new chief executive and announced it would sell its headquarters as it grappled with financial problems