Waste Management Industry Contributes £6.8 Billion to UK Economy

Last month,the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) reported that the British Waste Management industry contributed an amazing £6.8 billion to the British economy in 2013. According to Defra, the waste management industry supported 103,000 jobs in the UK, also in 2013. Continue reading “Waste Management Industry Contributes £6.8 Billion to UK Economy”

Monitoring Developments in the Landfill Tax

At Lanz Group, we are committed to the environment and to following government regulations concerning the proper and safe disposal of waste. We closely monitor the government’s updates on the landfill tax and waste management regulations. In our business, we need to know the latest rules and guidelines so that we can provide the best waste management service to our customers.

Following the Landfill Tax

Monitoring the UK landfill taxSince its introduction in 1996, the Landfill Tax has risen on an annual basis.  At Lanz Group, we believe that the tax’s typical annual increase will change (in percentage) or even stop after this year, 2014.

We are awaiting further news from the government on this tax. We expect to hear more in early 2015.

Of course, as soon as we have further details about the landfill tax and other waste management regulatory news, we shall share it here on our blog.