2020 Waste Targets

Will the UK meet 2020 Waste Targets?

The UK’s 2020 waste targets will soon be obsolete, recycling rates have plummeted to around 44%, despite the target set at 50% by the year 2020 and 22 million tons of waste being sent to landfill and not recycled every … Read More

new waste recycling strategy

Government’s new waste recycling strategy to cost retail sector £1 billion

New waste recycling strategy: Ministers are expected to publish a new waste strategy this month which will see supermarkets, retailers and major drinks brands paying tens of millions of pounds more towards recycling their used packaging. New waste recycling strategy: … Read More

GPT

GPT Waste Launches New Website to Showcase Success

We are pleased to announce the launch of the company’s new-look website.  www.gptwaste.com We are proud to announce the launch of our new website, with improved functionality, design and navigation. The new website features a clean and simplistic layout in … Read More

MP Debate Paints Uncertain Future for Defra

The future of the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) looked uncertain after MPs from four political parties outlined their vision for a ‘greener’ government at a debate in London. Secretary of State for the Environment Liz Truss, … Read More