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Using a collaborative approachSubscription

By Emma Howard Boyd

Emma Howard Boyd on EA’s approach to waste crime

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emma howard

Using a collaborative approachSubscription

By Emma Howard Boyd

Emma Howard Boyd on EA’s approach to waste crime

Waste crime is no longer small-scale opportunismSubscription

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The Environment Agency (EA) could be subject to wide-ranging changes before too long

The industry blows which way? Subscription

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Defra’s consultations on reform of the packaging recovery note (PRN) system and extended pro­ducer responsibility (EPR)

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Sector reels from Malaysia dumpsSubscription

By , Mark Smulian

BBC TV documentary has brought the industry under intense pub­lic scrutiny

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SMEs fearful of ‘franchise’ planSubscription

By , Mark Smulian

Six regional SME waste companies have joined together to lobby against Defra’s proposal to allow councils to set up local franchises for commercial waste collec­tions

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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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Outdated IT leaves firms at risk of cyber crimeSubscription

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

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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

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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