Ministers lower sights on recycling target

The Government's target to recycle 25% of the UK's household waste by 2000 may be revised to include energy recovery, Environment Minister Robert Atkins told the House of Commons Environment Committee on 9 March. He also gave broad support to the packaging industry's waste recovery plan - but resisted the idea that the planning process should be eased for incinerators.

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