AGM and President’s Day 2024

Our AGMs for IWPP and The Recycling Association were held on 21 May 2024 at Belton Woods Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort in Lincolnshire. This was followed by the President’s Day where activities included golf, country pursuits (laser clay pigeon shooting, archery and duck herding) and the option of spa treatments. In the evening, the…

New President for The Recycling Association

Celine Grant has become the new President of The Recycling Association.  She replaces Craig Curtis who has stepped down after a five-year term as President.  Colin Clarke will become the new Vice President of The Recycling Association and will take over from Celine after a two-year term.  Celine is Commercial Director at Re-Gen in Northern…

Presentation photos from our Race Day 2023

The Recycling Association held its annual Race Day at Stratford-on-Avon race course on 9 October 2023. On a beautiful and warm sunny day, almost 70 people got together to network, eat a delicious three-course lunch and of course watch the horse racing. As this was a recycling themed day, all of the races were sponsored…

Statement from The Recycling Association chief executive Paul Sanderson on Simpler Recycling

Paul Sanderson said: “I welcome the idea communicated by Defra of ‘Simpler Recycling’ as part of the Prime Minister’s changes to environmental programmes as long as we don’t fundamentally change the consistency reforms. “Hopefully, this will translate to a genuinely easy-to-recycle system that the consistency of collection reforms promised and is essentially a rebrand to…

Sites with waste exemptions should continue without need for permit, says The Recycling Association

The Recycling Association has written to Environment Minister Rebecca Pow (pictured above) asking her to reconsider whether low-risk facilities that currently operate under a waste exemption should need to apply for a new permit. In the letter, The Recycling Association has asked that existing facilities that operate under a waste exemption are able to exercise…