Waste to Energy

Environment in the EU27 In 2011, 40% of treated municipal waste was recycled or composted, up from 27% in 2001

Waste-to-Energy

In the EU27, 503 kg of municipal waste1 was generated per person in 2011, while 486 kg of municipal waste was treated2 per person. This municipal waste was treated in different ways3: 37% was landfilled, 23% incinerated, 25% recycled and 15% composted, compared with 56% landfilled, 17% incinerated, 17% recycled and 10% composted in 2001.

Closing the Circle: Enhanced Landfill Mining

Waste-to-Energy

Landfill mining has been touted as a way to recover valuable materials discarded over the years. So how does Enhanced Landfill mining differ? The Flanders-based Enhanced Landfill Mining Consortium addresses the difference with a case study outlining the REMO landfill site in Belgium and potential energy recovery.

Landfill tax clarification published by HMRC

Landfill Tax, Trommel Fines

Further guidance on when the lower rate of landfill tax applies to waste materials has been published by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs. Published yesterday (July 4), the interim guidance seeks to clarify matters relating to the acceptance of materials by landfill operators and deals with specific queries that have arisen since two original pieces of guidance, in the form of …

Mercian Skip Hire improve recycling rates, reduce costs, increase revenues and increase profitability with new M&K Recycling Solution

Commercial & Industrial Waste (C&I), Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D), Mercian, News, Skip Hire

Mercian Skip Hire improve recycling rates, reduce costs, increase revenues and increase profitability with new M&K Recycling Solution

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Yorwaste: New M&K Commercial & Industrial Waste (C&I), Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) & Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D) Recycling Solution goes live ahead of schedule

Commercial & Industrial Waste (C&I), Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D), Municipal Solid Waste (MSW)

Yorwaste: New M&K Commercial & Industrial Waste (C&I), Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) & Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D) Recycling Solution goes live ahead of schedule