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Redefining Commercial Waste: New Requirements and Solutions

posted on 2 February 2011 by Anonymous
This event aims to put commercial waste under focus from both the producer side as to what needs to be done and to demonstrate what the waste management and compliance sector can offer in terms of solutions.  Senior Defra official Roy Hathaway...

6th International Conference on Waste Management and the Environment

posted on 6 March 2012 by Anonymous
The International Conference on Waste Management and the Environment is organised every two years by the Wessex Institute of Technology in collaboration with other renown institutions. Waste Management 2012 will provide a forum for the discussion of...

Commercial Waste: Reaching out to SMEs

posted on 12 March 2012 by Anonymous
Commercial Waste 2012 examines the recent policy and legislative drivers that have been put in place to encourage more trade waste collections from SMEs, and will examine the opportunities and barriers to increase material capture rates in an...

1st International Conference on Urban Sustainability & Resilience

posted on 6 June 2012 by Anonymous
The continuing trend toward urbanisation has brought to the fore the linkages between human societies, the technological world which they have created and live in, and the natural environment. Understanding these linkages is crucial to the survival of...

Energy from Waste

posted on 14 June 2012 by Sameera
Targets set by the European Landfill Directive state that England and Wales must landfill no more than 8 million tonnes of biodegradable municipal waste by 2012/2013 and 5.5 million tonnes by 2019/2020. Currently 30.9 million tonnes of municipal...

UK's Premier Business Waste Exchange

posted on 14 April 2012 by Anonymous
The Cheltenham Borough Council via its Business Pride Grant Scheme has launched an online scrap shop for a variety of materials such as plastic, paper, rubber, building materials, oils, pallets, packadging materials etc. It is a free online...

Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP)

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) works with partners to prevent waste, promote recycling and develop markets for valuable products. WRAP works with the public providing information and tools that support recycling and reduces food waste....

Waste Watch

posted on 28 January 2011 by Anonymous
A UK based charity that supports citizens to waste less. The charity provides many supporting materials for teachers, citizens and public or private sector.

The Recycling Association

posted on 18 March 2011 by Anonymous
The Recycling Association is the trade association for independent waste paper processors and their equipment suppliers. The association was formed by a group of privately owned waste paper merchants in 1975 to promote and widen the use of recyclable...

Association of Organics Recycling

posted on 12 January 2012 by Anonymous
The Association for Organics Recycling (AfOR) is the United Kingdom's membership organisation committed to the sustainable management of biodegradable resources. It promotes the benefits of composting, digestion, and other biological treatment...