The Lifetime Of Plastic

David Lerpiniere, principal consultant at Resource Futures, introduces the recently released report on “Eliminating avoidable plastic waste by 2042”, prepared by Resource Futures and Nextek on behalf of the Resourcing the Future Partnership (CIWM, ESA, the Resource Association & WRAP).   Continue reading

CIWM… What We Do For You

There’s a lot that goes on “behind the scenes” at CIWM on behalf of members… it’s not all conferences, Journals and training courses. Take policy, for example… CIWM represents your views, feeds into new policy and consults on your behalf, as Gemma Burnie, CIWM marketing manager, explains…

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Soil & Trouble

Alison Cook, associate director, regulatory support team at Wardell Armstrong asks if it’s time for a more pragmatic approach towards topsoil, saying a few simple checks can ensure this valuable resource can be used without excessive legislative burdens…

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Coming Full Circle

After many years of gestation, the legislative changes included in the EU’s “Circular Economy Package” came into force today (4 July). In his upcoming blogs, CIWM’s CEO, Dr Colin Church, will explore the implications for different aspects of our sector, starting with food waste.

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