Further Environmental Guidance
The Environment Agency is the regulatory body ensuring the protection of the environment. They hold information on legislation and which companies have the relevant waste licences.
The Waste and Resources Action Programme have developed a comprehensive database of commercial waste recycling contractors operating throughout the UK. The website also provides a lot of information on recycling for businesses including case studies.
NetRegs provides free environmental guidance for businesses in the UK including what needs to be done to comply with environmental legislation, protecting the environment and identifying ways to use resources more effectively.
The Recycling Association
The trade association for UK recycling companies. The Recycling Association was formed in 1975 by independent recovered paper merchants. The membership now includes companies that collect, sort and recycle a wide variety of materials.