For over twenty years, Perchards has been providing information and advice on waste legislation and producer responsibility to government departments, major companies, SMEs and industry groups in more than 35 countries.
Packaging: UK - Research into consumer attitudes towards food waste and packaging
At a meeting of the Associate Parliamentary Sustainable Resource Group on 22nd April, entitled ‘Packaging: Minimising environmental impact throughout the life-cycle’ Dick Searle, Chief Executive of the Packaging Federation, pres...
CSR: EU - Commission proposes mandatory non-financial reporting
On 16 April the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Directive that will amend the Accounting Directives by requiring companies with more than 500 employees and either a balance sheet total of over EUR 20 million or a net turnover o...
Environmental Footprinting: Commission launches Single Market for Green Products initiative
At present, a company wishing to claim green credentials for a product marketed across Europe has to comply with a range of national requirements and methodologies. At the same time, consumers say they are confused by the stream of di...