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It was recently revealed that European Union (EU) targets for wooden packaging recycling have been slashed by over 50 per cent. The original proposed recycling targets were 60% for 2025 and 75% for 2030. These targets have been reduced to 25% and 30% respectively, and it looks as though the UK and other EU-member states […]
According to a recent WRAP report, municipal recycling facility (MRF) gate fees are set to increase as material prices reduce. The WRAP Gate Fees Report described that across the spectrum of wastes accepted by MRFs there was an average gate fee of £25 per tonne. This was an increase from 2015 figures of £6 per […]
Waste can be expensive. The waste your business produces should be handled environmentally but sometimes costs outweigh the environmental benefits. Wood waste, particularly used wooden packaging waste, can be extremely costly to dispose of. Packaging waste is bulky and with a current average of £230 per tonne to collect wood waste by skip, you could […]