The Recycling Association regularly contributes to international, national, local and trade media.

Whether it is broadcast, online or print, we can help.

Our chief executive Paul Sanderson regularly appears in the media and has helped to explain in a simple and effective manner how the recycling sector benefits the UK and our planet.

We can also suggest Members that can be used for filming, case studies and more.

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New logo, brand identity and slogan for The Recycling Association

The Recycling Association has launched a new logo, brand identity and slogan.  Using an orange and black colour scheme, it is an evolution from the previous brand colours of yellow and black.  A new slogan, The Voice of the UK Recycling Industry, has also been revealed.  The Recycling Association chief executive Paul Sanderson said: “The…

Statement from The Recycling Association on launch of Simpler Recycling

The Recycling Association chief executive Paul Sanderson said: “Simpler Recycling should end the confusion around what can and can’t be recycled and we welcome the focus on the dry core materials of paper and card, plastics, metals and glass packaging. “But it is disappointing that local authorities in England will be able to commingle this…

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…

Media enquiries

If you are a member of the media, please contact Paul Sanderson on 07970 549 536 or email