Factsheet: Waste prevention programme England

Waste prevention programme England

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Waste prevention programme England
Description: 
One way in which this support is provided is through our funding of the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP). This funding is targeted on supporting businesses and local government to realise the benefits of resource efficiency and effective waste management. Defra’s contribution in 2014/15 will be about £18 million, and in 2015/16 will be about £16 million with a focus on supporting waste prevention and resource efficiency in the food and drink sector and on key materials such as electrical equipment and textiles.
Goal/Aim: 
Prevention and management of waste

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs

Status: