Greening your business: the legal stuff

Greening your business: the legal stuff

The Government’s landmark Environment Bill and its latest net zero commitments will bring in a new era of environmental regulations that could revolutionise the way businesses manage their products and services. In November 2020, Prime Minister, Boris Johnson,...
The future of packaging: Extended Producer Responsibility consultation

The new waste prevention plan

The new draft waste prevention programme for England, published on 18 March, demonstrates that the Government has grasped the importance of a circular economy and appreciates that it could bring major economic benefits — including job creation — while tackling the...
First UK REACH restrictions announced

First UK REACH restrictions announced

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has set out the first restrictions to be initiated under its new chemical regulation system, UK REACH. The substances these restriction proposals will consider includes (but not limited to) substances that...