Waste management

Lords debates plastic threat to the environment

Members consider methods for improved recycling

Serious concerns raised over Defra’s ‘no deal’ preparations

The EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee writes to Secretary of State Rt Hon Michael Gove MP

Committee launches carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS) inquiry

Inquiry examines Government’s commitment to deploying CCUS technology

UK Parliament turns off the lights for Earth Hour 2018

Scaffolding around Elizabeth Tower during the day

Read about UK Parliament's plans to participate in Earth Hour 2018

Minister questioned on Chinese waste import ban

Environmental Audit Committee examines the Government’s awareness and preparations for the ban

More waste management

Title Date
China's restrictions on foreign waste imports explored 30.01.2018
MPs call for "latte levy" on coffee cups 05.01.2018
Committee questions Minister on Brexit impact on trade in waste 03.01.2018
Minister questioned on disposable packaging waste 31.10.2017
Lords debates air and water pollution 27.10.2017
Coffee cups and plastic bottles waste examined 24.10.2017