Casework

Waste planning applications, appeals, court cases and ombudsman reports

Recycling

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.

Energy from waste

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.

Bridgwater seeks permit for Somerset EfW

Bridgwater Resource Recovery has applied for a permit for an energy-from-waste facility it is developing near Bridgwater, Somerset.

Composting

Alterations to green belt AD plant set for approval

Kent County Council has resolved to approve an anaerobic digestion plant at a former quarry in the metropolitan green belt subject to referral to the secretary...

Council approves changes to AD plant despite odour concerns

Buckinghamshire County Council has approved plans to vary a condition restricting the source of food waste imports to an anaerobic digestion plant in a...

Landfill

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.

Local impacts lead to refusal to extend life of strategic landfill site

Milton Keynes Council has refused to allow an extension to the operational like of FCC's Bletchley landfill site after deciding that the longer lifespan...