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CIWM Research and Project Management
Formerly CIWM (EB)

CIWM Research and Project Management is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. Its objects include "research, development, education and the collection and dissemination of information about waste management generally for the purposes of encouraging the use of more sustainable waste management practices". The company operates at arms-length from the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM).

Completed Projects:

Agricultural Waste Plastics Collection and Recovery Programme
Research and trials to advise Government on the possible introduction of Producer Responsibility regulations to cover Non-packaging Agricultural Waste Plastics

WEEE Protocols
The delivery of nationally agreed protocols to assist recording and reporting procedures against the WEEE Directive.

National Data Strategy Communications CD
CIWM(EB) was commissioned by the Defra WIP programme to design and produce a communications CD to inform managers and data providers on the National Waste Data Strategy.

Leading to the development of the National Packaging Waste database and the ePRN system.

Now administered by Defra and being used for municipal waste data collection and monitoring local authority schemes for biodegradable waste.

Best Value Waste Network
A project to assist development of effective partnerships between local authorities and the private and voluntary sectors to help achieve best value waste management targets.

Waste Collection to Charge or not to Charge?
A ground-breaking survey of UK local authorities to assess attitudes towards direct charging of householders for waste management services.
Full Report March 2003
Summary Report

City Limits
A resource flow and ecological footprint analysis of Greater London.

Health and Safety Scoping Study 
H&S Scoping Study Press Release
Full Report

A company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England Registered No. 03896378
Registered Office: 9 Saxon Court, St. Peter's Gardens, Northampton, NN1 1SX.
Registered by the Charity Commission No. 1084599