What the circular economy package means for the UK

DEFRA has boasted that it is backing the EU’s circular economy package, despite leaked documents revealing it lobbied for lower targets just three months ago. What are the implications of this change of heart, asks Conor McGlone

Recyclable waste

DEFRA feared targets were unachievable

News that DEFRA is backing Brussels’ circular economy package, due to finally come into EU law next week, has been welcomed by environmental groups, who are concerned that Brexit could be

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