Defra talks to salvage environment strategy descend into shambles

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Crisis talks aimed at salvaging Defra’s flagship environmental strategy, Extended Producer Responsibility, are said to have descended into “new levels” of farce this week.

More than 700 people from across different sectors of the industry took part in the first meeting of what has been billed the Business Readiness Forum.

However, the call was dominated by concerns over the lack of readiness, with feedback afterwards ranging from critical to downright unprintable.


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