The Recycling Association, a trade association for scrap paper processors in the U.K., has announced that it has welcomed a plan by the U.K.’s Department for Environment

Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) to consult on guidance and further regulations on separate collection of materials

According to a news release from The Recycling Association, DEFRA published its Waste Management Plan for England 2021, and in it is a section on “measures to promote high-quality recycling.”

Within this section is the news that DEFRA will consult on statutory guidance and regulations to help scrap collectors “meet their duties in relation to separate collection and promote high-quality recycling”