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  • Sussex man jailed for dumping waste wood

    A waste criminal who went on the run after illegally stockpiling over 1,200 tonnes of waste wood on an industrial estate in Uckfield, East Sussex has been jailed for 12 months. Read more

  • UK on course to meet EU landfill reduction target

    The UK is comfortably on course to meet an EU target to reduce the amount of biodegradable municipal waste (BMW) it sends to landfill. Read more

  • Starbucks fined £160,000 for breaching waste collection times

    Two Starbucks branches in the City of Westminster local authority area have been fined £160,000 after “deliberately” leaving rubbish bags on the street outside of designated collection times. Read more

  • WRAP revises paper and wood packaging forecasts

    Long-awaited estimates for the amount of paper and wood packaging likely to be recycled by 2020 have been published by WRAP today (4 August). The Wood Flow and Paper & Card Flow reports, which have... Read more

  • BURGESS HILL TRANSFER STATION IS CLOSED

    Burgess Hill Transfer Station is currently closed, you can continue to use Burgess Hill Household Waste Recycling Site (HWRS) which is open. Read more