Innovation centres in London, Loughborough and Exeter secure £22.5m to develop waste-cutting techniques for textiles, metals, electronics, construction and chemicals
Public urged to check ahead to avoid overwhelming charity shops with mountain of clothing donations
The government's Resources and Waste Strategy provides a blueprint for building a circular economy out of the Covid-19 crisis, argues Viridor's Tim Rotheray
Despite heightened public concern about single-use plastics in recent years, UK household recycling rates fell in 2018
Parent company Pennon Group opts to focus on its water businesses, as it announces plans to exit waste and recycling sector
Environmental groups and green businesses broadly welcome strategy, which aims to 'make sustainable products the norm'
The building sector is a major resource user, but circular thinking can keep firms ahead of competition and regulation, argues UKGBC's Alastair Mant
Long-awaited Waste and Resources Strategy sets out plans for businesses to be legally and financially responsible for the recycling or disposing of their packaging waste