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In just one year signatories to the Hospitality and Food Service Agreement (HaFSA) have made £10 million of savings by reducing food waste.
Over 41,000 Conwy households are set to get a new Trolibocs recycling container system when deliveries commence in November.

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Making waste pay

Frank Smith argues that to really tap into the ‘waste as a resource’ revolution, local authorities need to become more business-savvy

Nelson's Column: End destinations

Resident columnist Horatio Nelson considers whether there should be more transparency with recycling end destinations.

A sideways view: issue 78

Ray Georgeson explores the image of the waste and recycling industry and what it can do to boost engagement.

Seizing the opportunity

With mounting calls for the UK to become more resource efficient, Jonny Hazell says we need to change the way we think about resources to fix the structural problems with our collection systems

From the Magazine

The Real Deal

With Wales nearing the 60 per cent recycling mark, we wanted to know more about the secrets of the country’s success.  Charles Newman spoke to the man now managing Team Wales, Natural Resources Minister Carl Sargeant

Off the Wall Winter 2015

A round-up of weird and wonderful news stories relating to waste, recycling and sustainability.

Paying for McDonald's with cans, biodegradable buildings, trash bucket challenges and dealing with junk mail are the focus of this issue's Off the Wall section.

A sideways view: issue 78

Ray Georgeson explores the image of the waste and recycling industry and what it can do to boost engagement.

Local authority league tables 2013/14

Find out more background to these figures in our feature from Resource 79.

Some notes about the data

Inevitably, these figures will be a source of contention, as the compiling of waste data is an exceedingly complex and multifarious activity. Resource welcomes dialogue with any party on how we can improve the accuracy or suitability of the... More

Going up?

After decades of relentlessly rising recycling rates, in which the answer to our titular question would have been a resounding ‘yes’, the figures for the 2013/14 residual waste league table provide a different response altogether (in England, at least). Charles Newman has more

On the rebound

Energy efficiency is often seen as an ecological holy grail, promising economic growth and environmental protection, but scientists are increasingly cautioning that the ‘rebound effect’ means this might not be so. Libby Peake learns more