Gove Recycling Plan

Gove should halt recycling plan says food industry

Gove Recycling Plan – Food and drink industry bodies warn Brexit-related pressures could force the Government to halt a series of consultations and policy initiatives that affect recycling. Gove Recycling Plan. Secretary Michael Gove was told in a letter by … Read More

environmental consulting

UK environmental consulting market still solid despite Brexit

UK environmental consulting market still solid despite Brexit The UK’s environmental consulting (EC) market hit a record value of £1.65bn in 2016, according to market research firm Environment Analyst. Growth of 6.3% was fuelled by strong demand across major client … Read More

EU environmental law

EU Environmental laws will apply post-Brexit

EU Environmental laws will apply post-Brexit Government ministers confirmed that the ‘whole body’ of existing environmental laws derived from EU legislation will be safeguarded in UK law prior to Brexit. Confirmation came in the Department for Exiting the European Union … Read More

DEFRA

Defra urged to prove its Brexit capacity

Defra urged to prove its Brexit capacity MPs have called on Defra to provide evidence of its capacity to handle the transposition of EU environmental laws when the UK leaves the union. The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) expressed concern about … Read More

waste export

What does Brexit mean for demand of UK Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF)

What does Brexit mean for demand of UK Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) Demand for UK refuse derived fuel (RDF) exports to fill up incinerator capacity in Europe is likely to continue even if Britain leaves the European Union in June, … Read MoreRead More

BREXIT

Brexit causing buyers to shy away from the waste market

Brexit causing buyers to shy away from the waste market According to the May Issue of the International W2E Market Bulletin, the continuing Brexit concerns and the impact it might have on currency markets, are keeping buyers away from the … Read MoreRead More