Environmental Audit Committee

11 April 2003 Waste - An Audit

11 April 2003 Waste - An Audit


The Environmental Audit Committee will publish its Fifth Report of Session 2002-03:

Waste - An Audit

Wednesday 23 April 2003.  

There will be no advance copies and no press conferences.  Copies will be mailed to all those who gave evidence to the Committee on 22nd April.  Alternatively, witnesses and members of the press may collect a copy from 7 Millbank from 11am onwards on the day of publication by telephoning 020 7219 6150 in advance.   If you reach our voice-mail, please leave your name, organisation and the name of the report you wish to receive.

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. 99.  The text of the Report will also be available from 3.30pm onwards on 23 April 2003 on the Committee's Internet homepage:


Notes for Editors

1. The Committee announced its inquiry into Winning the War on Waste in August 2002.  Full details of the inquiry are reproduced in a press notice of 29 August 2002.

2. The Strategy Unit’s Report, Waste Not, Want Not, is available on the internet at: http://www.cabinet-office.gov.uk/innovation/reports/report.shtml

3. Details of the Chancellor’s Pre-budget Statement 2002 can be found on the internet at:      http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/Pre_Budget_Report/prebud_pbr02/prebud_pbr02_index.cfm

4. Details of all the committee’s inquiries, together with its Reports and other publications, are published on the internet and available at: http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm

5. In November 2002, the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee announce an inquiry to complement the EAC’s audit work.