WRAP said that many of the agencies on its current roster, including 3 Monkeys, Grayling, Proteus and Ptarmigan, would be included in the 12 September repitch.
The successful agencies will compete for a portfolio of business, including the £18m Recycle Now brief – the Government recycling campaign implemented and managed by WRAP.
The repitch comes at a crucial time for the environmental body, which fears that the landfilling of waste is contributing to climate change and is seeking support to encourage businesses and consumers to recycle more regularly.
WRAP recently hit national headlines for advising councils to collect food waste weekly rather than once a fortnight in order to divert biodegradable waste from landfills. The body came under subsequent criticism from the LGA, which expressed concern at the high cost of weekly rubbish collection.