UK-magazine Hub-4 has reported on the ambitious targets sets by the Government-backed Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP).
WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) today (11 June 2008) announced a series of demanding targets as part of the new three-year Business Plan.
Between 2008 and 2011 WRAP will develop and deliver programmes which:
* Result in 8 million tonnes less waste being sent to landfill
* Save 5 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent
* Realise £1.1 billion of economic benefits.
Full details can be found here.