The new guidance reflects Defra’s long-term goal to tighten up the (mis)classification of batteries throughout the compliance value chain.
The plastic packaging tax will directly affect producers of packaging that is predominantly plastic by weight with less than 30% recycled content - are you ready?
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have released a ‘Green Claims Code’, to help businesses comply with consumer law
Working on behalf of the European Commission, Eunomia Consultants are undertaking research into improving Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) systems, and tackling free-riding within online markets.
Battery collections for the second quarter of 2021 represent an encouraging indicator that the UK will hit its 45% collections target.
Defra committed to review and consult on Extended Producer Responsibility and product standards for five new waste streams including tyres, mattresses and bulky waste by the end of 2025. Find out if you may be impacted.
The European Recycling Industries’ Confederation (EuRIC) has published guidance on best practice for those sorting and collecting textile waste, in order to maximise recycling and re-use.
#MakeItEasy is a public campaign to secure a single recycle label design for the mandatory labelling envisioned in the Environment Bill.
Q2 WEEE data, released in early September, indicates the UK is getting closer to hitting its annual target despite a small drop in collections.
The announcement reveals that government plan to run a consultation in the Autumn surrounding future bans on single-use plastic items.