Above header

CC BY-NC-ND by <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.flickr.com/people/jonperson" target="_blank">Jon Person</a>

Landfill Directive Compliance – EC Legal Action Against Member States Over Landfill Directive

Landfill Directive compliance has been an issue across the EU for almost 15 years. We first posted about this in December 2006, when ISWA posted an article, reproduced below. EC legal action against non-compliant member states, over the Landfill Directives, isn’t just a pedantic wish from compliant states. It brings many real health, and cross-boarder […]

Continue Reading 5
CC BY-ND by <a rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" href="http://www.flickr.com/people/widnr" target="_blank">Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources</a>

UK Landfill Practise and Landfill Directive Ban on Co-disposal of Hazardous Waste

How UK landfill practise changed, due to the “Landfill Tax Price Escalator policy” and the EU Landfill Directive Ban on the co-disposal of Hazardous Waste. “Looking back at the effect the Directive’s ban on Co-Disposal has had on UK Hazardous Waste Disposal in the years since it was introduced in 2005” The implementation of the […]

Continue Reading

EU Awareness of Food and Garden Waste Management Benefits Increases

It has emerged that the European Parliament’s environment committee is set to consider a draft report (April 28) drawn up by one of its members that urges the European Commission to develop proposals for a specific bio-waste directive by the end of 2010. Bio-waste management (AD and Composting) has economic benefits which should be utilised […]

Continue Reading 0

EU Confirms Landfill is the Last Place You Should Put Waste

Landfill officially a “last resort” option for EU EU environment ministers have officially approved a new framework for waste management across their 27 member countries, including a five-step hierarchy for waste treatment which classes “energy-efficient waste incineration a recovery operation”. The directive also sets new recycling targets. By 2020, EU member states must recycle 50% […]

Continue Reading 0
https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id=UA-51822604-1