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Thursday, January 11, 2018

The Resource Association welcomed today’s long-awaited publication of A Green Future, the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan.

Friday, January 5, 2018

The Resource Association is calling for leadership from the UK Government to stimulate secondary markets in the UK for plastic waste and increase producer responsibility for plastic products placed on the UK market as China moves to ban the import of foreign plastic recyclate.

Friday, January 5, 2018

The Resource Association has welcomed the publication of the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee’s report on Disposable Packaging: Coffee Cups as an important contribution to the debate, drawing attention to this significant consumer concern.

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson commented:

Monday, December 18, 2017

The Resource Association has welcomed the announcement that agreement has been reached between the European Council and Parliament on the headline proposals for revision of various waste and packaging legislation (the Circular Economy Package) at a meeting that concluded in the early hours of Monday 18th December.

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson commented:

Monday, November 27, 2017

The Resource Association today welcomed publication of the Government’s Industrial Strategy, which included a clear emphasis on workng towards a circular economy and delivering greater resource productivity as essential elements of British business in future years. Chief Executive Ray Georgeson commented:

Monday, October 23, 2017

The Resource Association has announced that compliance specialist Ecosurety and software specialist start-up Dsposal have joined the Association as Affiliate Members.  Both companies were accepted into membership by the Association’s Board at their Autumn meeting.

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson commented:

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Visitors to RWM 2017 (12-14 September) looking to gain an in-depth understanding of the UK’s recycling, secondary materials and reprocessing capability, capacity and industry challenges should head to the Recycling & Reprocessing Associations’ stand in Hall 4.

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