News, views and articles about Resource Futures and our role in developing the circular economy.
David Lerpiniere reflects on how the consumer society thrives on a huge range of cheap, versatile plastic products, many designed for single use and spanning a range of polymer types, and yet such variety makes plastic recycling hugely confusing for householders.read more
The Board is delighted to announce that we have appointed Gev Eduljee as a Non-Executive Director to the Board at the meeting in November 2017.read more
Our Principal Consultant, David Lerpiniere, has recently been involved in developing the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) Marine Litter Report. This report primarily explores how the waste and resource management sector can better tackle marine plastics and addresses many sources of marine litter ranging from dumping to micro-plasticsread more
Members of our team recently raised over £300 for WasteAid through a sponsored walk. WasteAid UK holds regular sponsored 'Walks for Waste' to raise awareness and donations to support the valuable work they undertake around the world.read more
WRAP has published its Cartons Collections Guidance, which is part of its work towards greater consistency and will help officers make informed decisions on the best way to handle and market cartons for effective recycling.read more
Allan Sandilands, Senior Consultant at Resource Futures' Scotland office, looks at the positive changes taking place in Scotland that the whole of the UK can consider following the recent announcement the Scottish First Minister. Read more at CIWM Online Journalread more
Agnieszka Chruszcz, Senior Consultant at Resource Futures, talks about her “Morse-moments” when collecting data on resource efficiency, and what evidence can really help to deliver. Read more at CIWM Online Journalread more