Jim McBrier, the waste projects and communications team leader for Stirling council explained the progress with the City’s drive towards zero waste. The city has a population of 88,350 in 37,555 households and generates 40,000 tpa of household waste and 52,000 tpa of MSW, using the old UK definition. Newcastle City Council’s announced how it plans to save £13m from its budget next year, including an increase in council tax…