Casework

Waste planning applications, appeals, court cases and ombudsman reports

Recycling

Plastic recycling facility approved at Protos RRP

A proposal to recycle polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastics into food-grade standard polymer pellets at the Ince Marshes Protos resource recovery park...

New development approved at clinical waste treatment site

Cheshire West and Chester Council has approved proposals for development at Veolia's Bridges Road waste management site next to the Stanlow oil refinery...

Energy from waste

Tall stack at energy park refused for visual impact

RCT Council has refused a proposal for a 90-metre tall stack at a waste resource recovery and energy park deciding that it would be an incongruous feature...

Increased throughput permitted at waste-to-energy facility in Yorkshire

North Yorkshire County Council has approved variation of conditions for Knapton green energy facility to allow increased throughput, increased storage...

Composting

Agricultural AD plant approved at farm near Leicester

Leicestershire County Council has approved an application to build an anaerobic digestion (AD) plant associated with two agricultural buildings to house...

Cooking oil recycling facility allowed at AD plant

Buckinghamshire Council has approved an application to build a used cooking oil processing facility at Olleco's anaerobic digestion facility near Aylesbury.

Landfill

Extension to life of Derbyshire landfill site granted

Derbyshire County Council has granted an extension to the life of Erin landfill site, near Chesterfield, to 2035 with restoration to agriculture and woodland...

Bund held to harm landscape character

An inspector has dismissed an appeal against a Yorkshire council's refusal of permission for a landscaped mound in a flat, rural landscape after considering...