Industry wrangling continues over packaging waste recovery

The Chairman and Director of V-WRAG, the packaging industry body, have stepped down after Environment Secretary John Gummer by-passed it and appointed a new advisory committee to help draft regulations on recovery of packaging waste. The resignations reflect the continuing tensions between sectors of the packaging chain as details of a national scheme to implement the 1994 EC Directive on packaging are finalised.

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