Key issues and policy

Everyone working within the resource and waste arena is facing the same range of issues; making sure the business model is adapting to the Circular Economy, having a workforce that is suitable for today’s and tomorrow’s requirements, understanding the changing legislative and compliance requirements and recognising the role each component of the supply chain plays.

As the voice of the industry, CIWM is well equipped to provide guidance, support and expert knowledge on how individuals and businesses can tackle these issues and embed best practice into their roles and throughout their organisations.

Click on the different issues below to view the range of insight and services CIWM can provide for each topic.

Waste Crime
Fighting Waste Crime

A recent poll carried out by CIWM established the priority of these issues for organisations in 2015.

Circular economy
Sustainable resource and waste management
Fit for purpose workforce
Producer responsibility
Public sector duty
Supply chain waste