Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

14 October 2008


WASTE STRATEGY FOR ENGLAND 2007: REARRANGED ORAL EVIDENCE SESSION

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has rearranged an oral evidence to be held in relation to its inquiry into the ‘Waste Strategy for England 2007’. The Committee previously announced that it would take evidence in this inquiry on 22 October. That session has been moved and will now take place on Wednesday 12 November.

Wednesday 12 November 2008
3.00pm Environmental Services Association
3.45pm Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority
4.15pm British Metals Recycling Association

Further sessions to be held later this year will be announced shortly.

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at: http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs/efrawastestrategy.cfm

2. Further details about Defra’s Waste Strategy can be found at: http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/waste/strategy/

3. The Committee normally meets in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House. There can often be last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee on the day before the hearing on 020 7219 5774.

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