Zero Waste Scotland Launches Initiative and Circular Economy Hotspot Event 02.11.2018 11:55 Scotland Launches £1m Grants to Businesses with ‘Big Ideas’ to Cut Food Waste In Scotland grants of up to £1 million are being made available to businesses with ‘big ideas’ about how to cut food waste and help them bring concepts to market. read more … 24% of People Don’t Know What’s in Their Fridge 31.10.2018 14:07 InSinkErator Infographic Highlighting the Challenge of Food Waste in the UK InSinkErator, which supplies in-sink grinders that enable food waste to be disposed of through the sewage system, has created an infographic highlighting on-going challenges presented by food waste in the UK. read more … More Electric Refuse Collection Vehicles Planned 31.10.2018 13:43 Waste Management NZ Launches Inaugural Sustainability Strategy New Zealand’s largest waste and environmental services provider, Waste Management NZ, has launched its inaugural sustainability strategy, For Future Generations, which sets out its sustainability goals. read more … Circular Charlotte to Implement Zero Waste Strategy 30.10.2018 15:46 $2.3bn Potential for Circular Economy in Charlotte, North Carolina In North Carolina the City of Charlotte is taking the first steps towards implementing a circular economy that could lead to zero waste while generating thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in revenue. read more … Funds to Tackle Waste Crime a Step in Right Direction but Where’s the Latte Tax? 30.10.2018 14:26 COMMENT: UK Budget – The Good, the Bad and the Missing in Action Max Kanda welcomes the £10 million funding in yesterday’s budget to tackle waste crime, but argues that more measures are necessary to deal with illegal dumping and increase the level of recycled content in new products… read more … French Firm to Manage Wastes in Dutch and German Municipalities 29.10.2018 15:09 SUEZ Secures 5 Waste Contracts worth €100m Across Europe SUEZ has strengthened its Recycling & Recovery activities in Europe with the award and renewal of five contracts worth some €100 million in total revenues. read more … Possible Negative Effects for Health and Hygiene 26.10.2018 12:59 EuPC Caution Over European Strategy on Single Use Plastic Waste Reduction Following the European Parliament’s adoption of its negotiating position on the Commission proposal on the reduction of certain plastic products, EuPC has warned of the possible negative effects for health and hygiene. read more …
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