Waste planning news and policy covering recycling, energy from waste, composting, landfill and prosecutions.
Litter louts should face criminal prosecution and be named and shamed on social media while packaging companies should be taxed, pollsters have found.
Plastic packaging is failing to prevent a food waste crisis and may be creating more problems, warns a new study from Friends of the Earth (FoE).
One of the world's biggest consumer brands plans to make every item of its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025.
Cash-starved councils should jack up competition for waste services, suggests the Environmental Services Association (ESA).
Waste-collection staff have called off a strike in a dispute over "rubbish management" and "Big Brother-style cameras" on council refuse lorries.