Issue Archive

2017

Issue 89
Autumn
The latest in MRF technology, plus anaerobic digestion, packaging recovery notes, ICT recycling and more
Issue 88
Spring
What does 80 per cent recycling look like? plus industrial symbiosis, waste-pickers in Colombia and rare earth elements
Issue 87
Winter
Hot 100 2016, Recycling in America, Smart cities, Mermaids hate plastic, and more...

2016

Issue 86
Autumn
Soil: the forgotten resource, Bioplastics, Gasification update, Material brokerages, Ocean plastic products
Issue 85
Summer
A vision of the future: Recycling robots, Augmented reality and waste, Underground bins, Hydrogen vehicles, and more.
Issue 84
Spring
An ocean full of plastic. 'Smart' recycling, continental charging and the power of partnership.
Issue 83
Winter
Hot 100: Waste wizards, local authority league tables, developments in 3D printing and photos of the Waste to Wealth programme

2015

Issue 82
Autumn
Pushing the right buttons in waste communications, variable charging, sharing economy, and illegal drug trade waste.
Issue 81
Summer
Drone in waste management, packaging innovations, MF Regulations, and festival clean up.
Issue 80: Election Special
Spring
In this election special issue, we take a look at the parties' pledges to the resource sector for 2015, how the different UK administrations tackle recycling, the separate sort vs co-mingling debate, and reflect on the Kit Strange Memorial Lecture 2015.
Resource 79 (Winter 2015)
Winter
In this issue of Resource, we reveal who has been voted the 'brightest spark' of the waste and resources industry for 2014, compare how UK local authorities are doing in terms of residual waste arisings, discover how robotic bins are modernising hospitals, and find out about the unintended consequences of recycling incentives

2014

Resource 78: The Collector's Edition
Autumn
The Collector's Edition: In this issue, we find out about innovations in collection systems, the history of recycling vehicles, collection communications, and much more.
Business waste special
Summer
Business Waste Special Features include: Apps and online tools that help businesses shift and eliminate rubbish The challenge of accessing anaerobic digestion feedstock from businesses Helping companies to become more resource efficient Kevin McElvaney's Agbogbloshire ewaste photo series The sand problem - how scarcity is becoming an increasing issue A look into remanufacturing Handling nuclear waste at Fukushima
Spring
The Organics Edition: Day in the life of a small-scale AD operator; creating a successful food waste collection; moving composting up the agenda and more...
Issue 75
Jan-Feb
Who pulls the strings of the resources industry? Find out in Resource's Hot 100 list for 2013! Plus: New waste technology update, feeding food waste to pigs and what the UK waste industry would look like if there was an EU exit

2013

Space waste - issue 74
Nov-Dec
Resource takes a look at space waste, recycling ocean plastics, renewable energy, how the Environment Agency cracks down on waste crime and more...
Resource Magazine Issue 73
Sep-Oct
Recycling markets: How much is waste worth?, Carbon trading, waste exports, the rise and fall of HWRCs
Jul-Aug
Bringing about the circular economy, the future barriers to packaging waste reduction, electric vehicles, and more
May-Jun
The recyclability of toys, fracking: the waste it produces and the process, container deposit schemes
Mar-Apr
European collection methods; Recycling behavrous; Ship Recycling; and more...
Jan-Feb
Recycling league table 2011/12

2012

Sep-Oct
Hot 100 issue 2012