Will UK Maintain Higher Recycling Targets & EPR Requirements? 31.07.2018 15:29 BLOG: The Implications of Brexit on Circular Economy Initiatives Anita Lloyd discusses the implications of Brexit on circular economy initiatives, and whether there be opportunities for the UK to move ahead in any respects… read more … Measures to Tackle Online ‘Free-Ridng’ of EPR Compliance 04.07.2018 14:25 OECD report on Extended Producer Responsibility Welcomed by EucoLight A recent OECD report which recognised the need for measures to address ‘free-riding’ of online retailers in the context of EPR has been welcomed by EucoLight, the European Association of lighting WEEE Compliance schemes. read more … Governments Must Implement Producer Responsibility 24.05.2018 09:48 BLOG: IS Zero Avoidable Waste to Landfill Achievable by 2050 Nick Oettinger explains that the Earth’s resources are becoming scarce and discusses whether the target of zero avoidable waste to landfill by 2050 is actually achievable or a complete pipe dream? read more … The Case for Two-tier Prevention Targets 06.02.2018 14:09 IN DEPTH: A New Era in the War Against Food Waste If the world is to feed its predicted population of 9 billion in 2050, the issue of food waste must be addressed. By Dr Ramy Salemdeeb and Dr Adam Read argue the case for a two-tier approach. read more … Products Labelled as “Long Lasting” Sell Significantly Better 07.04.2016 12:12 Report: Manufacturers Should Bare Recycling Costs for Short Lived Products Manufacturers should be made to pay recycling costs for short lived products, while correctly labeled long lasting products receive a significant boost in sales, according to a new study from the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). read more …
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