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Super organised supermodel Caprice shows us what to do with all those old electricals

16 September 2020 The model and businesswoman Caprice was seen carrying a bag and box full of old, unused electricals...

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Research funding launched by Material Focus aims to find solutions to address the 500,000 tonnes of electrical waste lost each year

11 September 2020 Today Material Focus is launching new funding for research that aims to identify solutions to address some...

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Electrical waste – challenges and opportunities

16 July 2020 New research – UK households and businesses are producing 1.45 million tonnes of electrical waste per annum...

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£2.5 million in grants and interest free loans allocated to support the electrical waste reuse and recycling sector in response to COVID-19

10 July 2020 Material Focus has today announced that its  “Support Grants and Loans Package” to help support the electrical...

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Europe and UK fastest growing electrical waste stream in the world – Material Focus response

2 July 2020 The Global E-waste monitor has launched today their annual report analysing the international growth of E-waste.  £7.9bn...

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UK residents could save the economy over £370 million by recycling their old electricals

Media release EMBARGOED UNTIL 00:01 WEDNESDAY 24 JUNE 2020 New Recycle Your Electricals campaign launches new “hidden treasure” research to...

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