Water and Sewage
Green Blue
Buildings & land use
Tool Summary Tool Characteristics Tool Application Source of Tools Opinion of Tools

Source of tools

Name of the tool
Indicating Right: environmental performance indicators for the waste management sector

Where is tool available from
or for £5 from Green Alliance, 40 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0RE
Tel 020 7233 7433 or fax 0207233 9033
or email

When was the tool produced
2001 (although it is expected that this will be renewed at a later date and amended)

Is support provided

Organisation/s that developed the tool and country of origin
Country where the tool was produced: UK

Organisation and author/s that produced the tool:
The final report and core set of indicators was written and researched by Ben Shaw and Julie Hill.

Organisations/ departments also involved in the design/development of the tool:
The indicators and report are as a result of a three-year project by the Green Alliance with involvement from Environmental Services Association, Friends of the Earth, the Institute of Waste Management and Waste Watch. The tool is used by a number of waste companies (e.g. Shanks and Waste Recycling Group) to report annually as was the intention, and every other year by Biffa.

Organisation/s funded development of the tool:
Biffward, Shanks First and Viridor gave financial support to the project.

Is the tool newly developed or based on an exisiting tool
Not specified

Cost of the full tool
£5 from Green Alliance, 40 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0RE