News, views and articles about Resource Futures and our role in developing the circular economy.
With apparent over-capacity for disposal treatments and flatlining recycling rates, policy attention is being pulled up the waste hierarchy by a grass roots-led momentum to focus on reuse.read more
Basildon Mechanical Biological Treatment (MBT) plant begins receiving waste as facility begins its testing phase.read more
The Re-Use, a network of re-use organisations in Bristol, is set to receive a significant financial boost as one of the 32 projects to receive funding from Bristol 2015. The Network, which was initiated by the Bristol Green Capital’s Waste Action Group, has been awarded £50,000 via Bristol 2015’s Strategic Grants Fund as part of the city’s year long delivery as European Green Capital for 2015. The project will be managed by Resource Futures, who have been providing support and guidance to the network over the last year, bringing their experience and expertise in developing similar re-use initiatives across the UK.read more
After recycling the most and wasting the least per head in 2014, it can be hard to find new methods to spread the message in Oxfordshire, writes Resource Futures’ Peter Lefort, in the fourth in our series on the role of communications in resource management.read more
Resource Futures will host a workshop this March, sharing the secrets of getting started in the circular economy.read more