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Seminar: Resources & Waste Strategy - next steps for resource productivity

Seminar: Resources & Waste Strategy - next steps for resource productivity

14th March 2018

This Seminar will bring together members of the All-Party Parliamentary Sustainable Resource Group (APSRG) to discuss the key elements needed in the Resources and Waste Strategy, which is due to be published over the course of 2018.

Panel:

  • Kerry McCarthy MP, Member of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee and the Environmental Audit Committee
  • Robert Fell, Chief Executive, British Metals Recycling Association
  • Further panellists to be confirmed.

With the input from sector experts and policy-makers, this seminar aims to discuss:

  • how can we increase resource productivity and what steps do we need to take to initiate the journey to significantly improved resource productivity?
  • what role does producer responsibility play in achieving greater resource productivity?
  • how can we stimulate markets for secondary materials?
  • what is the role of recylcing targets and how can we move away from weight-based targets?
Location
Houses of Parliament
SW1 0AA
United Kingdom