Waste Industry Directory

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FRN's site dedicated to selling items on Ebay which have been collected by re-use charities.
Vocational Qualifications. Working to put National Occupational Standards into a framework which provides a flexible system for employers to use. Making NOS easier to understand and simpler to use in a variety of ways. Supporting work based learning packages, such as apprenticeships and developing career progression routes within the wastes industry. Website updated in September 2010. Good accessible site.
Contains regulatory guidance on the Landfill Tax Credit Scheme.
Lots of information on waste management regulations - includes a thorough glossary.
Environment Agency Wales is in a special position - it is an Assembly sponsored Public Body, while being part of the corporate Environment Agency for England and Wales.
The Environmental Services Association (ESA) works on behalf of our Members to support and promote the waste and resource management industry. They work with governments, parliaments and regulators to bring about a sustainable system of waste and resource management for the UK.
These pages of the EU website gives information and strategy info on issues of the environment
European Organisation for Packaging and the Environment. Contains useful publications on packaging waste.