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Knowledge Centre: Comment and Analysis



A brand with a simple premise: to make products from wasteSubscription

Having made five acquisitions in the sector in the past 18 months, Enva has been making its mark

london energy

It’s the staff who make the companySubscription

LondonEnergy has set itself on a new path to become fit for the future and part of the circular economy

worcester based container manufacturer egbert taylor

Our companies that are doing well over there...Subscription

In the first of a two-part feature on UK waste management firms exporting equipment and services

    view from scotland

    Do the numbers reflect true CDE recycling levels?Subscription

    Calls have been made for more robust data and recognition of construction, demolition and excavation waste as three very different streams

    mrf construction

    MRF configuration boosts recycling in the south-westSubscription

    A new plant is set to be the most efficient in the region, processing construction and commercial waste at a forward-looking family business

    danny jordan

    Buyer’s guide: modular MRF for recyclablesSubscription

    Danny Jordan on modular MRF for recyclables

    wheelie bins

    How ready is the waste sector for life after Brexit?Subscription

    Much of the equipment used in the UK waste and recycling sector is manufactured in Europe, so how are businesses preparing for any post-Brexit impacts on operations?

    john redmayne

    Collaboration is keySubscription

    By John Redmayne

    There is a danger that debates over extended producer responsibility and deposit return scheme will fall back into familiar arguments that has bogged down the industry for years

    julie fourcade

    We can deliver a revitalised systemSubscription

    By Julie Fourcade

    The EPR and DRS consultations give us the chance to build an optimal system that reduces waste, increases recycling and delivers financially back into that very system

    Laura tainsh

    Scotland prepares for a landfill banSubscription

    By Laura Tainsh

    Laura Tainsh on reaction to new legislation

    beth watkins

    What will EfW look like after Brexit?Subscription

    By Beth Watkins

    Beth Watkins on the energy-from-waste sector’s untapped potential

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    andrew brady

    Big Interview: Andrew BradySubscription

    A year ago, EMR set itself a new vision to become the global leader in the provision of sustainable materials

    peter maddox

    Big Interview: Peter MaddoxSubscription

    Director of WRAP UK Peter Maddox tells MRW he has global ambitions

    simon walker1

    Big Interview: Simon WalkerSubscription

    UPM’s recovered paper chief Simon Walker says the company uses its MRF to showcase how quality outputs can be achieved with the right approach

    More Interviews

    round table conf

    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

    More Analysis and insight