Cheers! Win for Marston’s at National Recycling Awards

The British brewery’s Group Head of Facilities will be speaking at the Energy Live Expo event at the QEII Centre on 5th November in London

MPs launch inquiry into e-waste and circular economy

The UK produces more e-waste than the EU average

Government offers £4.7m to drive up plastics and textiles recycling

The UK generates around 2.4m tonnes of packaging waste a year and in 2015, around 300,000 tonnes of clothing were sent to landfill or incinerated

UPS turns to rubbish gas to clean up its emissions

The delivery giant is buying 170m gallons equivalent of the fuel source, produced naturally from bio sources like landfills and dairy farms

Fixing fashion: MPs call for penny per garment tax to reduce waste

Textile production is said to contribute more to climate change than international aviation and shipping combined

World produced 44m tonnes of e-waste in 2017

A new report reveals the annual value of global e-waste is more than £48.5bn

Half of EU states at risk of missing recycling targets

The European Commission has set out possible actions for them to improve waste management

French utility Suez invests £100m in new waste-to-energy plant

The site in the north-east of England will provide enough power to run around 30,000 households

US supermarket giant Kroger to bin plastic bags by 2025

The company also aims to divert 90% of its waste from landfill by 2022

UK pub retailer toasts ‘industry first’ compostable straws

Greene King expects the move to reduce more than 30m plastic straws every year across 1,750 pubs