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Biffa backs NLWA nappies campaignSubscription

5 July, 2019 By

Research finds one in 10 parents admit putting used nappies in recycling stream

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Council says tonnage of recyclable waste going to disposal 'shocking' Subscription

27 June, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Devon audit of household bins finds 40.8% of material could have been recycled

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Councils look to electric bin lorriesSubscription

26 June, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Cambridgeshire councils hope to replace diesel fleet

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Eight-year contract won by SercoSubscription

25 June, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Firm takes over from Veolia at Windsor & Maidenhead

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Derby gasification plant councils 'can’t wait indefinitely'Subscription

18 June, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Renewi’s troubled plant under threat

Features

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Collection trucks of the futureSubscription

An electric refuse collection vehicle trial in London has shown positive signs so far. Could this be the first of many more around the country?

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So where is the world’s waste going to go now?Subscription

How a decision in the Far East can play havoc with local authority finances in the UK or perhaps cause increased fly-tipping and industry pres­sures for more reprocessing plants and incinerators

Opinion

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Collection standardisation would toll death knell for local government Subscription

5 October, 2018 By Ian Miller

National approach to recycling would mark a move towards central administration and away from local government overseen by elected councillors