Industry demands tougher action on waste shipments

Europe's waste management sector says EU and national authorities should do more to combat illegal shipments of waste outside the bloc. This is one of a list of priorities for the next five years published by industry association FEAD this week.

FEAD says it supports calls from MEPs for binding EU rules on environmental inspections. The association also supports the European Commission's ongoing study into the need for an EU waste implementation agency.

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