Video: Defra urges businesses to strip down on textiles

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Jessica Shankleman visits LMB recycling in East London to talk to Defra minister Lord de Mauley about the UK's plans for a zero waste economy

The government has launched a "rags to riches" campaign promoting resource efficiency, ahead of its new waste prevention strategy next year. BusinessGreen accompanied Resources Minister Lord de Mauley...

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