New research attempting to discover whether affluent areas are more likely to be affected by illegal rubbish dumping has found that The City of London is England’s worst fly-tipping offender.
Business solutions company Expert Market has created a heatmap that visualises the number of fly-tipping incidents per 1,000 people across over 300 local authorities in England and cross-referenced it with property prices, bringing to attention the rising problem of expensive neighbourhoods... More
A nationwide investigation by the Environment Agency, the Metropolitan Police and the Government Agency Intelligence Agency has led to the arrests of two men for illegal waste dumping, fraud and money-laundering.
Our annual power list of movers and shakers in the waste and resources industry attracted a record number of votes this year. Here, you’ll find the winners from 100 to one, each accompanied by a voter’s glowing review. Read on to discover who has played their cards right and proved to be our Top Trump for 2018
The Environment Agency will be able to lock the gates at problem waste sites and force operators to clear all their waste under new waste crime powers to be introduced by the government this spring, while a consultation is considering further measures to take.
The UK could be heading for a future consisting of increased dangerous chemical use, poorly designed products and less ambitious waste reduction targets if the risks thrown up by Brexit are not properly dealt with, according to a new report by think tank Green Alliance.