The Environment Agency has released Waste Data Update from 2006. The Waste Data Update shows nearly 20 percent less waste has been sent to landfill since 2000. Waste Data Update 2006 is an annual report produced using data routinely collect by the Environment Agency from waste management sites it regulates.
For the press release see http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/news/1999144.
The Waster is not happy: He was born to landfill, or so they say! (But, the Environment Agency must be much relieved!)