The view from WRAP

  • Valuing the environment and customers

    By: Steve Creed, Director Business Programmes Posted: 26 Jul 2017
    In the UK, where around two million tonnes of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) is placed on the market each year, you’d be right to question the environmental impact.  Indeed this growing consumption means that over 1.5 million tonnes of waste EEE (WEEE) was generated in 2015 alone. Unless business models change, increasing population and growing resource scarcity and price...
  • Fashion industry walking the walk

    By: Steve Creed, Director Business Programmes Posted: 12 Jul 2017
    At WRAP we are firm believers that little can be achieved in isolation.  Our vision of a world in which resources are used sustainably is only possible if we come together to make it happen.  That is why we work with governments, businesses and communities, and work to unite people in a common cause.Our latest report into the environmental impact of the UK clothing industry demonstrates...