“Systematic failure in the waste management sector”?

Background In 2014, the Environmental Services Association Education Trust published a damning report on the state of waste crime. Now they have followed it up with a second report – Rethinking Waste Crime – which suggests that despite the best efforts of the wast industry, weak regulation is allowing waste crime to flourish. Key findings The research, carried out by Eunomia, identifies six categories of waste crime and reports that businesses are the prime generators, primarily because they benefit by … Continued