Newly appointed 104th President of the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management (CIWM), Trevor Nicoll, has highlighted the importance of supporting skills and professional development for both current and future professionals across the resources and waste sector.
Speaking at his inauguration speech yesterday (12 November) at the Downing College Guildhall in Cambridge, Nicoll explained that, with the core resources and waste sector employing over 150,000 people and more than 600,000... More
City to Sea has announced that the Refill movement, which encourages people to use a refillable water bottle, is launching a new pilot with retailers including Costa Coffee, Morrisons and LEON that will show consumers where they can refill their coffee cups and lunch boxes.
As the city rises up the development index, Bogotá’s waste services are undergoing structural transformation. Now Colombia’s waste-picking recicladores are fighting to play their part as services are commercialised.
Former European Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik and Liberal Democrat environment spokesperson Baroness Parminter have been confirmed as the keynote speakers at June’s Resourcing the Future conference.
A round-up of news from the waste and resources sector, including an appointment at Feedback, modernised recycling in Hackney, recycling for Sheffield Wednesday and a big night of catching Brighton fly-tippers.
Lord’s has become the first cricket ground to be run on 100 per cent renewable energy and incorporate resource-efficient features into a new stand as statistics reveal the impact of climate change on the sport.