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Friday, February 6, 2015

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today welcomed the publication by Defra of new analysis that identifies the resource management industry as an engine of green growth in the UK economy.  Their report, Resource Management: a catalyst for growth and productivity was accompanied by a lett

Monday, January 12, 2015

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today reacted to the Government response to the report on Waste Management in England by the House of Commons Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee.

Ray Georgeson, Chief Executive said:

Friday, January 9, 2015

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today announces that Jonathan Short will stand down as Chairman and a Board member of the Association with immediate effect, to focus on his existing business interests.

Jonathan Short comments:

Monday, December 22, 2014

Reacting to today's release of the Environment Agency briefing note 'Separate Collection of Recyclables'Ray Georgeson, Chief Executive said: “In terms of the references to ‘high quality recycling’, we are grateful to the Environment Agency for the reference to the ReQIP quality specifications work that was conducted in 2014 and remains up to d

Friday, December 19, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today responded to the announcement from the European Commission that the Circular Economy Package was to be withdrawn from the 2015 Work Programme.  Chief Executive Ray Georgeson commented:

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The UK’s most influential representative bodies for the resource and waste management sector have combined with EEF the manufacturers’ organisation, the Environmental Industries Commission (EIC) and Friends of the Earth (England Wales and Northern Ireland) (FoE) to express dismay at reports that the EU Circular Economy package is to be withdrawn.  In a joint statement, members of the Trade Asso

Monday, December 8, 2014

The UK’s most influential representative bodies for the resource and waste management sector have written to the main political parties in England summarising the key policy proposals that they would like to see implemented after the May 2015 general election.

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