Closing the Loop for clothing

Consumers are increasingly aware of the environmental impact clothing. The potential of closed-loop recycling is a significant part of the debate, as brands and retailers recognise the value of its clear, simple message. This short article gives an overview of the challenges and innovations surrounding closed loop recycling.

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Simon Strick
Resource Securities Strategies

Oakdene Hollins believes that lack of evidence in key areas and inaction will lead to continuing uncertainty and risk over critical raw materials. This note outlines key factors and developments and suggests actions to address.

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Simon Strick
Business Waste Prevention Evidence Review

Waste prevention is at the top of the waste hierarchy. A major priority of the coalition government is to move towards a zero waste economy, and an important element of this will be to encourage and increase waste prevention. This review maps and collates the available evidence on business waste prevention.

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Simon Strick
Business Waste Prevention Evidence Review: Report Index

Waste prevention is at the top of the waste hierarchy. A major priority of the coalition government is to move towards a zero waste economy, and an important element of this will be to encourage and increase waste prevention. This review aimed to map and collate the available evidence on business waste prevention. The evidence review will help inform the preparation of England's National Waste Prevention Programme as required under the revised EU Waste Framework Directive of 2008.

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Simon Strick
Business Waste Prevention Evidence Review: Overview Report

Waste prevention is at the top of the waste hierarchy. A major priority of the coalition government is to move towards a zero waste economy, and an important element of this will be to encourage and increase waste prevention. This review aimed to map and collate the available evidence on business waste prevention. The evidence review will help inform the preparation of England's National Waste Prevention Programme as required under the revised EU Waste Framework Directive of 2008.

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Simon Strick
Business Waste Prevention Evidence Review: Executive Summary

Waste prevention is at the top of the waste hierarchy. A major priority of the coalition government is to move towards a zero waste economy, and an important element of this will be to encourage and increase waste prevention. This review aimed to map and collate the available evidence on business waste prevention. The evidence review will help inform the preparation of England's National Waste Prevention Programme as required under the revised EU Waste Framework Directive of 2008.

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Simon Strick
Business Waste Prevention Evidence Review: Interventions Introduction

This module is one of a number of Level 2 modules that contain analyses of Approaches, Interventions, Sector Issues and other aspects of the review. This module deals specifically with the aspect of Interventions and introduces the types of assistance or intervention provided to help businesses change waste prevention performance. The module refers to the accompanying Level 2 modules, L2m4-1 to L2m4-8, which detail and exemplify the full evidence for each type.

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Simon Strick