Issue Archive


Resource 104 front cover
In Issue 104, Resource WRAP's outgoing CEO Dr Marcus Gover. The issue also features Will Simpson’s feature on the road to the kerbside collection of flexible plastics, Circulor's report on the possibilities of blockchains for tracking waste materials, and ReSea's profit-for-purpose partnerships to clean plastic pollution out of Indonesia's waters.
Resource 103 front cover
In Issue 103, Resource speaks to the world’s first Minister for Circular Economy, Lorna Slater. The issue also features Will Simpson’s reimagining of plastic recycling as the future, a wrap-up of the new EPR for packaging, and a look at the grassroots fishing movement clearing waste from Brazil’s waters.
Res102 cover
Resource 102 features the Hot 100, Resource's annual poll of the waste and resources industry, as well as energy from waste, artificial intelligence, and the apps empowering informal waste collectors in Indonesia.


Resource 101 front cover
Issue 101 features Resource's annual local authority residual waste league tables, historic Environment Secretary Lord Deben on today's waste industry, how SUEZ is giving ex-offenders a second chance, and the 'next big thing' in waste – enhanced landfill mining.
Resource issue 100
Resource 100th edition


Issue 99
Resource 99 features the Hot 100, Resource's annual poll of waste and resources industry influencers, tackling fast fashion's sustainability problem, how local authorities are using sophisticated data to improve messaging, and more.


Resource Issue 98 Cover
Resource Issue 97 Cover
Resource Issue 96 Cover
Resource Magazine Issue 95 cover


Issue 94
Issue 93
Issue 92
Evaluating the UK's residual waste infrastructure needs, modern slavery in the waste sector, lithium battery recycling and more.
Issue 91
The Hot 100 2018, plus electric vehicles in the recycling industry, local authority league tables, best practice across Europe and shipbreaking


Issue 90
How hospitals deal with hazardous waste, deposit return schemes, carbon league table, new fashion models and more
Issue 89
The latest in MRF technology, plus anaerobic digestion, packaging recovery notes, ICT recycling and more
Issue 88
What does 80 per cent recycling look like? plus industrial symbiosis, waste-pickers in Colombia and rare earth elements
Issue 87
Hot 100 2016, Recycling in America, Smart cities, Mermaids hate plastic, and more...


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


Issue 82
Pushing the right buttons in waste communications, variable charging, sharing economy, and illegal drug trade waste.
Issue 81
Drone in waste management, packaging innovations, MF Regulations, and festival clean up.
Issue 80: Election Special
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)
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


Resource 78: The Collector's Edition
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
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
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
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


Space waste - issue 74
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
Recycling markets: How much is waste worth?, Carbon trading, waste exports, the rise and fall of HWRCs
Bringing about the circular economy, the future barriers to packaging waste reduction, electric vehicles, and more
The recyclability of toys, fracking: the waste it produces and the process, container deposit schemes
European collection methods; Recycling behavrous; Ship Recycling; and more...
Recycling league table 2011/12


Hot 100 issue 2012