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30.06.2022 NEW Private and public sector associations voice concern over RWS implementation pressures (Letter can be found here

10.05.2022 Scottish incineration review offers “balanced perspective on EfW ”

27.04.2022 Audit office report illustrates why waste sector is “soft target” for criminals

10.03.2022 Turning up the heat on Energy from Waste


15.12.2021 APPG call for caution over EfW is 'unnecessary and misleading'

25.11.2021 ESA publishes Annual Report for 2020/2021

02.08.2021 Joint open letter to SoS regarding HGV driver shortages in the waste industry

22.07.2021 Waste crime costs England nearly a billion pounds a year

13.07.2021 Planning system reforms must support UK’s “green recovery”

01.01.2021 Waste & recycling sector unites to tackle modern slavery 

30.06.2021 Recycling and waste management sector to invest £10bn to drive net zero by
2040 in huge opportunity to accelerate decarbonisation for the UK

16.06.2021 Prime Ministers task force supports ESA recommendations for risk-based regulation 

02.06.2021 Time for a re-think over complex EPR business waste proposals

16.04.2021 ESA: Extend response deadline for EPR & DRS following consistency delay 

24.03.2021 ESA welcome DRS & EPR consultations but question delay in Consistency

09.03.2021 Dispatches - Focus on energy recovery ignores the bigger picture

ESA has produced a supporting FAQ document around recovering Energy from Waste alongside the above release

24.02.2021 Rise in fly-tipping signals need for tougher enforcement

13.01.2021 ESA responds to Westminster Hall “incineration” debate


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