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Plastics, Pollution, Evolution

Plastics, Pollution, Evolution Ocean Plastics

Plastics, Pollution, Evolution The Economist guides us, the BBC encourages us but are you willing to go to any lengths? This is a call to follow Trump’s example and use our trade to our advantage, or rather the advantage of the world. The Economist highlights the quantitative issue of plastic recycling. It finishes by rightly […]

Changing Habits; Changing Lives—Saving The Planet.

Changing Habits; Changing Lives—Saving The Planet. coffee cups

CupClub: 'Like city bike rental for cups' CupClub: ‘Like city bike rental for cups’ Changing habits, changing lives, saving the planet – With all the noise over coffee cup recycling there have been lots of suggestions available. This is by far my favourite one, and it taps into the genuine issue of ‘joined up thinking’ […]

I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice?

I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice? waste bottles

Environmental Costs I Vote To Pay The True Environmental Cost, But Who Is Going To Raise The Invoice? Latte levy, bottle deposit scheme, oceans awash with plastic. Outrage, disgust and concern. Are you willing to pay the actual cost of living on this planet? The BRC response to the recent attempts to move towards a […]

Recycling is a complicated business

Recycling is a complicated business Recycling is a complicated business. Oxo biodegradable plastics, China and humble plastic drum, IBC and 25 litre plastic container.

Recycling is a complicated business. Recycling is a complicated business. Oxo biodegradable plastics, China and humble plastic drum, IBC and 25 litre plastic container. You only need to take a quick look at the recent MRW to see how complex recycling is. The issue also highlights the need for continuous supplier due diligence, to avoid […]

Who will help the enforcers?

Who will help the enforcers? Who will help the enforcers?

Who will help the enforcers? It’s not all about offshore accounts. Who will help the enforcers? It’s not all about offshore accounts. Payment by cash for scrap metal and ignoring the spirit and the letter of waste licensing law. How local authority, police, HMRC and the Environment Agency are trapped in budget cutting inaction. Recycling […]

Increase in recycling stocks increase in Insurance

Increase in recycling stocks increase in Insurance fires due to hazardous waste

INCREASE IN RECYCLING STOCKS INCREASE IN INSURANCE Increase in recycling stocks increase in insurance may occur. As recyclable material stops moving to China, there will be increased pressure to hold stocks at recovery and transfer facilities. The track record of fires in the industry has increased Environment Agency vigilance on stocks occurring outside licensed conditions. […]