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Industry leaders met with the Environment Agency yesterday to discuss the proposed ‘dramatic’ changes (so called by LARAC’s CEO, Lee Marshall) to waste wood classification following the proposals put forward by the EA. 

 

A website has been launched to share history on recycling and reports prepared by Dave Mansell, who retired from Somerset Waste Partnership earlier this year.

Trewin Restorick of Hubbub has pulled together five ways to create an impact with the message you are attempting to communicate. 

The people at Hubbub have spent two years exploring how a small team can maximise their impact - and here they share their thoughts, and invite your comments. 

Read on for five ways to create impact

I recently wrote a piece for 'Government Business' in which I took a look at our industry in this time of relentless and unprecedented change.  I took the opportunity to consider what the future waste and resource policy may look like in the UK following the snap general election.  

On 16 February 2017, North London Waste Authority (NLWA) held its third North London Prevention Exchange, at Inmarsat conference centre in Islington. 88 delegates attended the conference including officers from central government, regional authorities, local authorities, third and private sector. This year’s theme was ‘The circular economy in a post-Brexit environment: the role of local government and businesses’. Councillor Feryal Demirci, Vice Chair of NLWA and Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods Transport and Parks, London Borough of Hackney chaired the event and invited speakers from across the UK and Europe to share their experiences and expertise.