"Sustainable consumption" of paper comes under the spotlight

The issue of "sustainable consumption" has been brought into focus in recent discussions between the paper industry - which sees paper as an inherently sustainable resource and is launching a new campaign to promote consumption - and environmental groups which argue that use of virgin fibre must be reduced. Meanwhile, a proposal by a Department of the Environment (DETR) working group to make resource consumption one of a new set of sustainable development indicators has met with objections from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).

Sorry you do not have access to this article. Please contact Customer Support at
or call 020 8267 8120