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Weee pile

European WEEE exports 'poisoning Africa's food'Subscription

25 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

High toxicity levels found in communities that retrieve waste

clarins partner plastic odyssey

News round-up April 2019Subscription

Ship to take plastic recycling message round world; Charity names partner for medical device reuse; Detergent firm to slash plastics use; Children successfully ‘Recycle wth Michael’

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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

kerry mccarthy

Call for food collections gets louderSubscription

By Kerry McCarthy

Bristol MP Kerry McCarthy on a lively discussion on using food waste as a resource

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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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