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

Offtake deal boosts Sunderland waste tyre pyrolysis project

Offtake deal boosts Sunderland waste tyre pyrolysis project

Norwegian firm Wastefront has secured a 10-year offtake deal for the production of liquid hydrocarbons at its first waste tyre recycling plant in Sunderland.

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Tyre recycler Wastefront secures project delivery deal

Wastefront has entered into a long-term exclusive project delivery partnership with Devaltec, a project developer and energy solutions provider.

District councils set to procure joint waste service

Warwick District Council’s executive has agreed proposals for a joint waste contract with Stratford-on-Avon District Council.

Business boom sees recycling firm bolster fleet

South West recycling firm DCW has invested £456,000 in expanding its fleet as it responds to growing demand for its services.

SEPA-Nestlé alliance focuses on circular innovation

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has formed a partnership with Nestlé UK and Ireland to explore food-related circular economy opportunities...

UK sending 53 million face masks to landfill every day

More than 53 million disposable face masks are being sent to landfill each day in the UK, according to a survey from TradeWaste.co.uk.