Tackling End-of-Life Fishing Gear and Rope for a Blue Circular Economy

Helen Ann Laura Currie, Wassim Dbouk, Stephanie Lavelle

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Brexit leaves the United Kingdom (UK) with a unique opportunity for environmental innovation through the implementation of a set of national policy documents (25 Year Environment Bill; Resources and Waste Strategy; Industrial Strategy). Yet, statutory targets for waste reduction and recycling progress within the UK have largely been steered by more progressive European Union (EU) regulations (Waste Framework Directive 2008/98/EC).
Original languageEnglish
TypePolicy Brief
PublisherUniversity of Southampton
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2023

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