Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

ef w operations

Treasury indicates it could back incineration taxSubscription

18 August, 2018 By

Department received ‘overwhelming support’ for action against plastics waste

Roydon Group

News round-up August 2018 Subscription

Roydon sold to managers; Broad clears massive illegal dump; Digestate down on the farm; Recoup calls for plastics action

More round-ups

jacqueline o donovan

Show will look at the burning issuesSubscription

By Jacqueline O’Donovan

Waste Disposal looks ahead to this year’s RWM exhibition

nik spencer

Time to refresh the compost heapSubscription

By Nik Spencer

Green tech solutions instead of collections

roger baynham

Avoid contributing to plastics problemSubscription

By Roger Baynham

The single biggest challenge to delivering a truly circular econ­omy for plastics, where packag­ing waste is recycled here in the UK, has been competition from comparatively low cost and less regulated overseas markets

stuart hayward higham

Why there is virtue in complexitySubscription

By Stuart Hayward-Higham

Understanding potential effects and opportunities of array of policy and practical interventions flowing through the sector

Nigel Harvey

Unfair WEEE rules hit UK producersSubscription

By Nigel Harvey

One of the most interesting points raised by Defra’s look at the waste electrical and elec­tronic equipment (WEEE) reg­ulations concerned ‘freeriding’ by internet sellers

More Comment


food waste1

Councils face pressure to collect food waste Subscription


Food waste businesses and the anaerobic digestion (AD) industry have many reasons to be optimistic now that the Government has confirmed it would take the EU’s circular economy (CE) package into domestic legislation

wide ranging discussion

A frank discussion on how to work togetherSubscription

By Katie Coyne

As part of this year’s National Recycling Awards, the Environmental Services Association (ESA) hosted a roundtable during the day that looked at ways local authorities and waste companies could work better together