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London Assembly Launches Investigation into Waste Management

London Assembly Launches Investigation into Waste Management The London Assembly’s Environment Committee has launched an investigation into London’s waste generation, handling and disposal, with an aim of reducing waste and promoting the city’s move towards a circular economy. London generates … Read More

EU to discuss RoHS Directive ‘reuse’ amendments

EU to discuss RoHS Directive ‘reuse’ amendments

EU to discuss RoHS Directive ‘reuse’ amendments According to a recent article on Let’s Recycle, negotiations over the future of the EU’s Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive – which will impact the handling of waste electrical and electronic equipment … Read More

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Waste Industry Group publishes misclassification guide

Waste Industry Group publishes misclassification guide The Waste Industry Group has published an “easy to use” guide on common misconceptions in waste classification and how to avoid them. The group said: “Misclassification of Waste and how to avoid it” is … Read More

Recycling-linked candidates set for polling day

Recycling-linked candidates set for polling day

Recycling-linked candidates set for polling day With just days to go before the General Election, while the environment is low down on the national agenda, several candidates with links to recycling will be on the ballot papers. The current DEFRA … Read More

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GPT Waste Celebrate Continuous Growth

GPT Waste Celebrate Continuous Growth We are pleased to announce another year of growth following further contract wins. GPT Waste ensures that providing sustainable waste services to their clients remains the focal point of their business, therefore they carry out … Read More

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Recycling definition in spotlight in EU waste negotiations

Recycling definition in spotlight in EU waste negotiations Negotiations on the EU’s circular economy package next week are to focus on recycling targets and the way they are worked out. The talks come as government ministers, with UK input, are … Read More

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Smarter Waste Management in the Construction Sector

Smarter Construction Waste Management in the Construction Sector The construction industry continues to be one of the most significant producers of waste across all commercial sectors and with pressures on budgets and enhanced deadlines, waste management plans are fast becoming … Read More

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Waste Solutions for the Facilities Management Sector

Waste Solutions for the Facilities Management Sector #WorldFMDay Looking for Facilities Management Waste Services? We can show a company how to procure waste management services properly. To speak to someone about your construction waste disposal requirements, call 0844 854 5000 … Read More

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WEEE schemes warn EU targets ‘extremely challenging’

WEEE schemes warn EU targets ‘extremely challenging’ WEEE compliance schemes have warned that EU member states may struggle to meet a target to collect 65% of electrical equipment placed on the market. A conference held by the WEEE Forum, a coalition … Read More

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‘Right Waste, Right Place’ welcomes ‘Rethinking Waste Crime’ report

Duty of Care awareness campaign ‘Right Waste, Right Place’ welcomes ‘Rethinking Waste Crime’ report’s ambition to stop waste crime which is costing England £600m a year Responding to the launch of the “Rethinking Waste Crime” report on 2 May, Sam … Read More