After the 2016 recycling statistics were released by Defra last week, the environmental consultancy Eunomia has countered the figures with its own estimates that recovered materials are bulked by a third. more

6 Mar 2018 17:01 Industry News

The Government's latest findings on the change in the recycling rate in 2016 shows the UK will likely miss the EU 2020 target, but significant progress in plastics packaging recycling leaves the blame at public failure to compost food waste. more

23 Feb 2018 10:42 Environment

A recycled PET joint venture has reached the milestone of processing half a billion bottles, just a year after it opened. more

3 Jun 2013 10:43 Environment

DEFRA has unveiled a new Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) Code of Practice and Quality Action Programme designed to improve the quality of dry recyclates from co-mingled commercial and local waste streams in the UK. more

28 Feb 2013 14:53 Environment