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Comply Direct on journey to B Corp certification

Comply Direct on journey to B Corp certification

We're proud to be a business for good on our journey to B Corp certification...

2022 WEEE collection targets confirmed

2022 WEEE collection targets confirmed

The final paper has been released outlining the confirmed 2022 WEEE collection targets

DEFRA publish long awaited EPR for packaging consultation response

DEFRA publish long awaited EPR for packaging consultation response

Government publish their response to the 2nd consultation on EPR for packaging - here's our summary

The failure of businesses to engage with suppliers to set emissions targets

The failure of businesses to engage with suppliers to set emissions targets

Poor engagement from businesses has left suppliers failing to establish sufficient emission targets.

UK supports the adoption of a mandate to tackle plastic pollution

UK supports the adoption of a mandate to tackle plastic pollution

This would be the first agreement focussed around tackling plastic pollution

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) delayed

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) delayed

DEFRA has confirmed Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) will not be phased in from 2023

The results are in! Comply Direct work alongside local children’s charity SELFA, to launch WEEE recycling project in Skipton, North Yorkshire

The results are in! Comply Direct work alongside local children’s charity SELFA, to launch WEEE recycling project in Skipton, North Yorkshire

The results are in! Find out how much waste was collected in our local community

Comply Direct win High Growth Business of the Year at FSB Awards 2022!

Comply Direct win High Growth Business of the Year at FSB Awards 2022!

Comply Direct is thrilled to be recognised as winners in FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 2022

What does a good legal register look like?

What does a good legal register look like?

The Compliance People, local company to us, outline the key elements of a quality legal register...

Comply Direct take home the silver in 2 categories as part of the UK Business & Innovations Awards 2022!

Comply Direct take home the silver in 2 categories as part of the UK Business & Innovations Awards 2022!

Comply Direct win silver in Best Employer and Best Health and Wellbeing Programme!

Comply Direct join the CEE Bill

Comply Direct join the CEE Bill

We support for a new law to tackle the climate and ecological emergency.

Squire Patton Boggs' Spring Health & Safety Seminars 2022

Squire Patton Boggs' Spring Health & Safety Seminars 2022

Our law firm partner are hosting a ESH updates seminars in March at four UK locations.

Government release update on the ESOS consultation

Government release update on the ESOS consultation

An update has been released on the 22 January highlighting some key developments

Navigating a world of targets, commitments, and pledges: what are the options for your business?

Navigating a world of targets, commitments, and pledges: what are the options for your business?

What targets, commitments & pledges are available to you to start your Net-Zero journey...

Celebrating over 15 years as a packaging compliance scheme…transparency & integrity sets Comply Direct apart from the rest

Celebrating over 15 years as a packaging compliance scheme…transparency & integrity sets Comply Direct apart from the rest

We're showcasing our success as a packaging compliance scheme & what differentiates us in the market

How to start your sustainability journey with Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)

How to start your sustainability journey with Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)

Find out why an ESG review is a great place to begin on your journey to sustainability success...

Investors to target company directors who fail to address climate change

Investors to target company directors who fail to address climate change

Big investment funds are starting to force the hand of bosses to change how they operate

Comply Direct's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Membership

Comply Direct's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Membership

Find out about our new CPD accredited UK Plastic Packaging Tax Workshop!

Comply Direct become a member of OPRL

Comply Direct become a member of OPRL

Comply Direct are excited to become a member of the award winning On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL)

Comply Direct join Better Business Act

Comply Direct join Better Business Act

We have signed-up to the Better Business Act Coalition to help create a fairer future for all

HMRC release highly anticipated update on the UK Plastic Packaging Tax

HMRC release highly anticipated update on the UK Plastic Packaging Tax

HMRC release update on the plastic tax with just over 3 months’ to go until implementation

Comply Direct & recycling partners launch WEEE & textiles recycling project on Broughton Estate

Comply Direct & recycling partners launch WEEE & textiles recycling project on Broughton Estate

The results are in! Comply Direct work alongside EWRG, Avena and Regatta on local recycling project

Scotland re-confirm timeline for Deposit Return Scheme (DRS)

Scotland re-confirm timeline for Deposit Return Scheme (DRS)

The new proposed start date for Scotland’s DRS is 16th August 2023...here's the full timeline

WEEE DTS continuation approved for 2022-2023

WEEE DTS continuation approved for 2022-2023

Government confirm current DTS will continue from 2022-2023

Comply Direct Sporting Challenge 2021

Comply Direct Sporting Challenge 2021

Comply Direct’s annual sporting challenge raises over £4,000 for Charity Mind

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What is Greenwashing and why is it so important to be aware of?

The CMA has set out its views on types of misleading environmental claims (Greenwashing)

Comply Direct customer Metro Shipping lead the way toward a low carbon future...

Comply Direct customer Metro Shipping lead the way toward a low carbon future...

Here's how we have worked with Metro Shipping to offset emissions & reduce their carbon footprint

Environment Agency release the verified recycling data for Q3 2021

Environment Agency release the verified recycling data for Q3 2021

On 26 November, the EA released the verified recycling data for Q3 2021 - here's our summary...

Consultation launched on single-use plastics

Consultation launched on single-use plastics

Defra launches 12-week consultation on single-use plastics

Scottish Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) delayed

Scottish Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) delayed

The Scottish Government today confirmed a long-suspected delay to their Deposit Return Scheme

Long awaited enactment of the UK’s Environment Bill announced

Long awaited enactment of the UK’s Environment Bill announced

Yesterday (9 November), parliament passed the Environment Bill, making the legislation UK law

Comply Direct host COP26 roundtable with esteemed panellists

Comply Direct host COP26 roundtable with esteemed panellists

Yesterday, we hosted a COP26 roundtable focusing on organisational transition to net zero

Autumn Budget and update to the finance bill, what you need to know!

Autumn Budget and update to the finance bill, what you need to know!

Key takeaways of the Autumn budget and finance bill, relating to the Resource and Waste Strategy

Comply Direct join the Race to Zero

Comply Direct join the Race to Zero

We are very excited to announce that Comply Direct have joined the Race to Zero

Sarah Foster, Managing Director at Comply Direct, shortlisted for young director of the year!

Sarah Foster, Managing Director at Comply Direct, shortlisted for young director of the year!

Managing Director, Sarah Foster, has been shortlisted for Young Director of the Year.

A roadmap to Net Zero: The how? and why? of carbon reduction for your business

A roadmap to Net Zero: The how? and why? of carbon reduction for your business

Whether you want a roadmap to net zero or to consider ESG factors within your business, we can help

Q3 2021 unverified packaging recycling data released

Q3 2021 unverified packaging recycling data released

Q3 unverified packaging recycling data has been released by the EA - here's our analysis

UK Net Zero Strategy Launched

UK Net Zero Strategy Launched

UK government has published its Net Zero Strategy - here's our summary

What is the COP and why is it one of the most significant climate events in the environmental calendar?

Glasgow prepare to host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26)

Sarah Foster, Managing Director, takes home winner’s title at Woman Who Achieve Awards in the Growing SME category

Managing Director, Sarah Foster, takes home the winner's title at the Woman Who Achieves Awards 2021

Comply Direct is a finalist in 2021 CIPD People Management Awards

We're delighted to have been shortlisted for the 'Best flexible working initiative’ category

Comply Direct shortlisted in the Investors in People Awards 2021

Comply Direct has made the final shortlist for The Social Responsibility category!

2021 Q2 WEEE data released early September

The data indicates the UK is getting closer to hitting its annual target!

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Code red for humanity: the IPCC’s latest report is another wake up call to the urgency of the climate crisis

The 6th Assessment Report on the Physical Science Basis of climate change has been released.

Consultation Release: Strengthening the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)

The UK government publish consultation on proposed changes to strengthen the current ESOS scheme

Q2 2021 Unverified Recycling Data Released

Yesterday (22 July 2021) saw the release of the Q2 unverified quarterly packaging recycling data

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Plastic Tax update from HMRC & consultation release

HMRC have published potential changes to the plastic tax & a draft legislation consultation

Interim Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) Launched

On 1 July, the Office Environmental Protection was launched on an interim basis