A report by BDO LLP, a business and accountancy firm, has highlighted a spike in investments in the UK’s circular economy.
‘Investment into the UK Circular Economy’ found a 64 per cent increase in circular investments between 2020 and 2021, with this growth set to continue into this year following capital investments of £500 million in the first half of 2022.
Green Alliance research finds that identifying and penalising producers of low-quality electronics could drive efficiencies annually worth up to 800,000 tonnes of avoided carbon dioxide equivalent emissions.
David Newman, Managing Director of BBIA, considers the key messages of the new report 'A System Change Compass: Implementing the European Green Deal in a time of recovery', co-authored by SYSTEMIQ and the Club of Rome.
A new report published by WEEE Forum calls for action on the treatment of WEEE as scrap metal, urging competent authorities to penalise facilities that illegitimately incorporate WEEE into their unreported waste flows.