The challenge of how to deal with waste effectively and move towards a more sustainable, circular economy is a key work stream for the REA – and it is our members that are enabling this important transition.


See the resources and news sections below for our latest work in this area.

Related Resources


Apr 12, 2022

Government response to EPR consultation

Government has responded to its consultation on Extended Producer Responsibility system for packaging and packaging waste.


Apr 7, 2022

REA Members Briefing – British Energy Security Strategy

A detailed briefing of the Governments British Energy Security Strategy


Mar 30, 2022

Defra guidance on applying Farming Rules for Water

Defra have published guidance for the Environment Agency on applying the Farming Rules for Water, including for Autumn/Winter applications.