Scotland being part of a UK-wide deposit return scheme (DRS) would be “beneficial”, according to the respondents of the Scottish Government’s consultation into how a DRS could be implemented in the country.
Zoë Lenkiewicz, head of programmes and engagement for WasteAid UK overviews the charity’s developments, its project in the Gambia to capture and recycle ocean-bound plastic, and how people can get involved.
James Benn, senior consultant in Wardell Armstrong’s Waste Resource Management Group says Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are a high value service, and asks if they’re currently fit for purpose in the UK
The government recently published its resources and waste strategy. In an exclusive interview with CIWM’s new bi-monthly magazine, Circular, Environment Secretary Michael Gove explains how the plan will be put into action.