A Plastic Tax

After the Chancellor announced an investigation into how the tax system and charges on single-use plastic items could be used to reduce waste, Eunomia’s head of environmental policy and economics, Chris Sherrington, explains how a plastic tax would work to help tackle marine plastic pollution

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Stepping Back Or Stepping Up?

Gev-EduljeeWhere Defra once stepped back from waste policy, is it now stepping up? Gev Eduljee, external affairs director at SUEZ, welcomes its upcoming 25 Year Environment Plan, but says we must ensure that it links our sector to the production economy, and not just focus on the environment…

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It’s All About The Jeans

marcus-gover-wrapMarcus Gover, CEO of WRAP, presents his first blog. It follows his first speech as CEO at the recent RWM event, the outlining of WRAP’s five-year plan, and also the launch of the charity’s much-anticipated framework for harmonised collection systems across England… but that’s not all people were talking about…

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