Environmental Audit Committee

17 October 2003 WASTE AND TIMBER PROCUREMENT - GOVERNMENT RESPONSES PUBLISHED


17 October 2003 WASTE AND TIMBER PROCUREMENT - GOVERNMENT RESPONSES PUBLISHED

Waste - An Audit

The Committee's Fifth Report of Session 2002-03, Waste - An Audit was published on Wednesday 23 April 2003.  The Government has now submitted its response to the Committee's Report.

The Government's Response will be published as the Committee's Fourth Special Report, HC 1081, at 11.00 am on Monday 20th October

Timber Procurement

The Committee's Sixth Report of Session 2002-03, Buying Time For Forests: Timber Trade and Public Procurement - The Government Response was published on Tuesday 8 July 2003.  The Government has now submitted a further response.

The Government's Response will be published as the Committee's Fifth Special Report, HC 1082, at 11.00 am on Monday 20th October.

Organisations and representatives of the media may arrange, by telephoning 020 7219 6150 in advance, to collect copies of the Reports from the Reception at 7 Millbank from 11am on Monday 20 October 2003.

Once the Reports have been published, copies can be obtained from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting House of Commons No. 1081 or 1082.

The text of both Reports will also be available from approximately 3.30pm onwards on Monday 20 October 2003 on the Committee's Internet homepage:

www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm

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Notes for Editors

1. Details of all the Committee's inquiries, together with its Reports and other publications, are available on the Committee's  Internet home page at:

www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm