How can waste management companies work towards consistency?

Local authorities, supported by the waste management industry, have made great progress in recycling in recent years. However service design and recycling performance vary across England. 

Through the delivery of greater consistency in recycling, there are opportunities for significant benefits, such as:

    • Reduced bidding costs
    • Business opportunities
    • Reduced contamination

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Achieving greater consistency will require the support of the UK waste management sector. WRAP has published Recycling Guidelines that outline what items can and cannot be presented for recycling, and it is be important for the sector to work towards them, in collaboration with local authorities and reprocessors.

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