Regional Waste Planning Offices Annual Report 2020/2021

The Regional Waste Management Plannnig Office have collectively reported on acitivities carried out in 2020 and 2021, this report is presneted in a video format highlighting achievements and activities across the four pillars of the waste management plan: Coordination, Technical, Resources Efficency and Prevention.

The strategic vision of the regional waste plan is to rethink our approach to managing waste, by viewing our waste streams as valuable material resources, leading to a healthier environment and sustainable commercial opportunities for our economy.

This reporting period has been active in terms of policy at EU, national and regional levels. The EU Circular Economy Package continues to gather steam while at a national level, government has taken decisive action on the removal of flat fees for household waste collection. At regional and local levels, the policy actions contained in the regional plans continue to be rolled out and progress is summarised in this report