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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today welcomed the European Commission’s adoption of the Green Growth Package, including higher recycling targets for Europe and the Green Employment Initiative.

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson said:

Monday, June 16, 2014

The Resource Association today launched a new information project designed to provide a convenient reference point for understanding reprocessors’ recyclate quality requirements.  The ReQIP (Recycling Quality Information Point) is a web-based information hub available from today (available on o

Monday, June 2, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today welcomed the release of new guidance from Defra on PERNs (Packaging Export Recovery Notes).

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson said:

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today welcomed the publication by the Welsh Government of a consultation on draft ‘Statutory Guidance on Separate Collection of Waste Paper, Metal, Plastic and Glass’.  

Friday, April 25, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today announced that Jonathan Short, Founder and Deputy Chairman of ECO Plastics was elected as the new Chairman of the Association at our Annual General Meeting, held yesterday (24th April) in Birmingham.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today gave an initial reaction to the publication by Zero Waste Scotland of their report Contamination in source-separated municipal and business recyclate in the UK 2013.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today gave an initial reaction to the Budget 2014.     

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson said:

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