Waste Management Scrutiny Panel - Wednesday, 2nd February, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting - Zoom. View directions

Note: This is a public meeting and can be viewed by clicking on the media link below (you may need to use Chrome as a browser to do so). Consideration of any exempt (confidential) items will not be part of the public meeting. 


No. Item




Disclosures of Pecuniary and Personal Interests


Declarations - The Party Whip


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 290 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting.


Questions under Scrutiny Committee Procedure 11.16


Local Authorities Considered To Be Leaders in Waste Management

In accordance with the scrutiny scope document, to investigate other local authorities considered to be leaders in waste management and look at ways to apply to Charnwood, taking into account demographics.


Presentation of the Head of Cleansing and Open Spaces.


New Research, Technology and Methods That Could Help Improve Recycling Rates pdf icon PDF 256 KB

In accordance with the scrutiny scope document, to investigate new research,

technology and methods that could help improve recycling rates.


Proposals/suggestions from members of the Panel attached for discussion.


Further Panel Meetings and Key Task Planning pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To schedule the key tasks in the scrutiny scope document to be considered at the next meeting of the Panel and to consider any work members of the Panel will undertake in advance of that meeting.


The scrutiny scope document, updated following the last Panel meeting, is attached.


To include a verbal update on the invitation to Jane Hunt, MP to attend a meeting of the Panel.


Further scheduled meetings of the Panel are as follows (at 6.00pm):


15th March 2022

26th April 2022 (final meeting to agree Panel’s recommendations and report)