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Market Reports for Recovered Materials in the UK

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has launched a series of market situation reports providing in-depth information on the latest economic trends and developments facing the UK’s recycling industry. Each report focuses on a different...

Glass Recycling Information Sheet

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Waste Online provides answers to the following questions with regards to glass recycling: Why bother? What you can do? How's, what's and where's of recycling glass? Sources of Further Information What the law says?

Glass Recycling in the UK

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Glass Recycling UK Ltd are the UK's largest independent glass recycling company. Collecting 1000's of tonnes of glass bottles and jars every week and processing them into glass cullet. Following the weblink you can find many useful...

Quality Specifications for Collected Waste Plastic Packaging

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Waste and Resources Action Plan (WRAP) together with BSI hasve developed a Publicly Available Specification (PAS) guide to help classify waste plastic. Publicly Available Specification (PAS) PAS 103 is a classification and grading system for the...

Market Report on the Composting & Anaerobic Digestion Sectors in Ireland

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The InterTradeIreland has published in 2009 a market report on composting and anaerobic digetion sector in Ireland. The report shows the issues and challenges in the sectors, but also the opportunities to develop cross-border trading of compost and...

Organic Waste Publications

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
WASTE advisers on urban environment and development provide for free, a wide range of publications regarding the organic waste fraction. Amongst others, the following are included: Fact Sheet on Anaerobic Digestion The Organic Waste Flow in...

Recycling Guide for Citizens

posted on 20 October 2010 by Anonymous
The recycling guide provides useful information for non experts on waste recycling. The guide includes information on: Recycling at Home The Importance of Recycling How materials are recycled Where you can recycle Recycling Activities...

Municipal Strategy for Solid Waste Management, Suffolk, UK

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The Suffolk Waste Partnership (SWP) is the group of Councils in Suffolk that collect and dispose of the County’s municipal waste. The SWP comprises of all seven District and Borough Councils (Waste Collection Authorities) as well as the County...

Material Resources and Waste, a report by the European Environment Agency

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The European economy needs huge amounts of resources to function. Apart from consuming minerals, metals, concrete and wood, Europe burns fossil fuels and uses land to satisfy the needs of its citizens. Demand for materials is so intense that between...

Hotel made of Rubbish, Madrid, Spain

posted on 16 February 2011 by Anonymous
An innovative use of marine litter is demonstrated by the German artist Ha Schult, who built a five-bedroom hotel in the central Plaza de Callao as part of the city's hosting of the International Tourism Fair (Fitur). For more information...