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Waste planning news and policy covering recycling, energy from waste, composting, landfill and prosecutions.

Wheelabrator EfW enters second consultation phase

Wheelabrator EfW enters second consultation phase

Wheelabrator Technologies has launched the second stage of its consultation on plans for an energy-from-waste plant near Andover in Hampshire.

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Viridor and Unilever agree contract for recycled plastic

Viridor has won a deal to supply Unilever with a range of recycled plastic from its Avonmouth resource recovery centre near Bristol.

Courts rule in favour of Covanta EfW permit

Covanta has said it is “pleased” with a Court of Appeal decision to uphold the issue of an environmental permit for its Rookery Pit energy-from-waste plant...

Cheshire East plans food waste drive for 2020

Cheshire East Council is set to introduce a food waste recycling service next year in a bid to improve its recycling rates.

FCC submits plans for EfW build at Greengairs landfill

FCC submits plans for EfW build at Greengairs landfill

FCC Environment has submitted a formal planning application to North Lanarkshire Council to build an energy-from-waste plant at its Greengairs landfill...

Funding call for Scottish Circular Economy Bill

More investment is needed in local authority recycling services if Scotland is to achieve its circular economy ambitions, council leaders have warned.