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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Resource Association today reacted to the approval in the European Parliament of the Bonafè report on the circular economy and associated waste legislation.    

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson said:

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The Resource Association today restated our call for ambition on packaging recycling in advance of the Budget statement tomorrow.

An announcement on packaging recycling business targets is anticipated, following the consultation exercise with industry that closed on 6 January. 

Chief Executive Ray Georgeson said:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

WRAP, the not-for-profit circular economy and resource efficiency experts, are joining the Resource Association, CIWM and the Environmental Services Association to deliver the Resourcing the Future (RTF) conference this year. The announcement underscores the importance of the annual London-based conference as the flagship event for the waste and resources industry.

Friday, January 6, 2017

The Resource Association today responded to the Government consultation on revisions to packaging recycling business targets with a call to Government to recognise the importance of achieving high quality recycling collection as part of its approach to packaging recycling.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The Resource Association today welcomed the publication by WRAP of the first set of National Recycling Guidelines aimed at providing clear lists of what can and cannot be accepted for recycling in kerbside recycling collections.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The WRAP report on Greater Consistency in Household Recycling Collections was today welcomed by an alliance of materials sector bodies.

Monday, September 12, 2016

The Resource Association today released the headline results of new public opinion research showing the continued low level of information the public have about what happens to their recycling and public hunger for more and better information.