Knowaste opens hygiene product waste recycling plant in West Bromwich

Knowaste has opened the UK's first-ever absorbent hygiene product (AHP) waste recycling plant in West Bromwich. It will process 36,000tpa using technology to sterilise and separate materials and recover highly valuable plastic and fibre which can then be used for making products such as roof tiles or plastic components and fibre based construction and commercial tubes.

by Roy Brown

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