News, views and articles about Resource Futures and our role in developing the circular economy.
David Lerpiniere, Head of Waste, Resources and Development at Resource Futures reflects on this new report and its potential impact in the global waste sector.
In a sector where it is often said that there is ‘bad data and worse data’, the release of the World Bank’s data digest on global waste management – What A Waste 2.0: A Global Snapshot on Solid Waste Management to 2050 – is a much-needed resource to help us understand what is happening around the world.read more
Saturday 22 September will see the third, and largest, annual Green Day in Uffculme, Devon. This community fun day, organised by Uffculme Green Team, will be packed with entertainment and activities for all the family with a recurring green theme.read more
We're proud to have worked on this new report and roadmap which sets out how re-use can drive the shift to a circular economy in Wales.read more
Improving resource efficiency and reducing the negative impacts of plastics on the environment is a complex issue and demands specific actions which recognise the wide range of contexts in which plastics are used and their life cycles, says a new report.
‘Eliminating avoidable plastic waste by 2042: a use-based approach to decision and policy making’ is published by the Resourcing the Future partnership (CIWM, ESA, the Resource Association and WRAP) and authored by environmental consultants at Resource Futures and Nextek.read more
Susan Gow, Junior Consultant at Resource Futures, recaps the big topics, innovations and exciting discussions that took place during the annual CIWM New Members Network event on 10-11 May 2018 in Bristolread more
In the second phase of this project, we're collecting data on recycling at estates in London to help Resource London and Peabody Housing understand the barriers to recycling in purpose-built flatsread more
The Circular Economy Club (CEC) recently welcomed Resource Futures Head of Resource Efficiency, Emma Burlow as a CEC Mentor.read more
Resource Futures is working with Resource London and Peabody housing association to explore recycling behaviours and improve recycling rates in new and existing purpose-built flats across inner London boroughsread more