Media reply to Letsrecycle.com on POPs

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Press Release
Date: 3 November 2021

NAWDO reply after Letsrecycle.com asked for a comment for an article on the work NAWDO is undertaking with the Environment Agency and DEFRA on persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in soft furnishings: https://www.letsrecycle.com/news/landfill-ban-for-some-sofas-moves-closer/

NAWDO press statement – Let’srecycle.com

Tuesday 2nd November 2021

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NAWDO is working with DEFRA and the Environment Agency to help develop guidance that will support Local Authorities, as well as the wider waste sector, to ensure that they are able to comply with the requirements of the Stockholm Convention in managing the domestic seating waste stream.  It is expected that the guidance will be published in due course.

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