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In this section you will find all the news from Clarity Environmental. Read the latest developments from all of the divisions of our business and get updates on news from across the industry.

  1. Advisory Committee on Packaging drafting packaging contamination guidance

    Advisory Committee on Packaging drafting packaging contamination guidance

    The government's Advisory Committee on Packaging has gathered views on how to better account for contamination when claiming recycling credits under the producer responsibility regime. They plan to submit draft guidance to the environment agencies.

  2. Cases highlight the cost of permit breaches

    Cases highlight the cost of permit breaches

    Incidents reported during May have highlighted the cost of non compliance with environmental permitting as operators outside the law faced closure and jail.

  3. Steel packaging recycling hits a European high

    Steel packaging recycling hits a European high

    Latest figures show that steel packaging recycling hit an all time high in 2013, following continuous improvement in rates year on year.

  4. Clarity PRN Trading Update for May

    Clarity PRN Trading Update for May

    Trading trends set earlier in the year have continued into May, our Commercial Manager Chris Taylor reports.

  5. New hazardous waste compliance requirements commence June 1st

    New hazardous waste compliance requirements commence June 1st

    The anticipated new technical guidance on classification of waste - WM3 - has now been published by the UK environment agencies. This comes into force on June 1st, with WM2 compliance still required until then.

  6. Court cases show unlicensed waste disposal doesn't pay

    Court cases show unlicensed waste disposal doesn't pay

    We've noted a number of prosecutions for fly tipping and use of unlicensed waste carriers reported in waste and local press over the past week. Clarity remind everyone a bargain waste disposal quote means it'll be fly-tipped.

  7. Record breaking PRN trading for Q1

    Record breaking PRN trading for Q1

    This quarter's update from Clarity's packaging recovery note (PRN) division reported record trading for us as new buyers explore the market.

  8. New report finds 90% of global electronic waste is dumped

    New report finds 90% of global electronic waste is dumped

    The world is dumping or illegally trading up to 90% of all electronic waste according to a report by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). At Clarity we enable safe and legal waste processing.

  9. New compliance requirements for WEEE recyclers from June 1st

    New compliance requirements for WEEE recyclers from June 1st

    Changes in WEE compliance requirements come into force on June 1st. Alex Husbands, Sales Manager at Clarity recycling partner Aquaforce, looks at the challenge this presents to business.

  10. 2014 packaging data signals strong year in Q4

    2014 packaging data signals strong year in Q4

    Latest figures released for Q4 show that the market has more than met its obligations - but the figures should be treated with caution, says Chris Taylor, Commercial Manager at Clarity

  11. UK WEEE collection targets released - Clarity comments

    UK WEEE collection targets released - Clarity comments

    Clarity's Project Manager Vikkie Fitzgerald welcomes the publication of this year's collection and recycling targets

  12. Clarity launches grade C waste wood division to great response

    Clarity launches grade C waste wood division to great response

    The unique customer and environmental benefits of Clarity's brand new grade C waste wood service has already had a great response from the industry.

  13. Landfill tax to increase with inflation, Clarity response

    Landfill tax to increase with inflation, Clarity response

    Clarity's Managing Director David Adams has welcomed Budget news that landfill tax is to increase in line with inflation

  14. WEEE dual-use guidance clarified

    WEEE dual-use guidance clarified

    The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has this week issued a clarification update on statutory guidance which came into effect in October 2014

  15. Clarity enjoys bumper month of PRN business

    Clarity enjoys bumper month of PRN business

    PRN trading quadrupled in February, says Clarity Environmental Commercial Manager Chris Taylor

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