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

Chris Leader and Angus Hamilton of Levenseat

Levenseat unveils £4m upgrade plan for Falkirk MRF

Levenseat has announced plans to invest £4m in upgrading a new materials recycling facility (MRF), which it has purchased from Avondale Environmental for an undisclosed sum.

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Enva secures Scottish residual waste deal

East and South Ayrshire Councils have jointly awarded a £24m waste management contract to Enva to treat and dispose of residual waste.

Scottish EfW review calls for incineration planning ban

An independent review of the role of energy-from-waste in Scotland has recommended that no further planning permission be granted to incineration infrastructure.

Wastewise wins municipal organics contract

Wastewise has been awarded a two-year contract for the treatment of organic waste from the district of Staffordshire Moorlands.

Veolia waste lorry being refuelled with HVO

Veolia gears up with renewable powered waste fleet

Veolia has launched its first renewable fuelled fleet of refuse vehicles in Norfolk powered by hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO).

Viridor partners with charity to advance reuse sector

Viridor and the charity Reuse Network have announced a strategic partnership to further develop the UK’s reuse sector.