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What is SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel)?

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SRF (Solid Recovered Fuel) is a fuel produced by shredding and dehydrating solid waste, typically consisting of combustible components of municipal solid waste (MSW) such as; Biodegradable waste; food and kitchen waste, green waste, paper. Recyclable material; paper; glass, bottles, cans, metals, certain plastics, fabrics, clothes, etc. Inert waste; construction and demolition waste; dirt, rocks, debris. Composite wastes; waste clothing, Tetra-Packs, waste plastics such as …

Waste to Energy

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


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


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.

Diversion from landfill : McGrath Group

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Tara Donaghy of McGrath Group explains how incremental changes in technology and government support helped her company achieve its goal to develop a fully sustainable recycling system that diverts all but hazardous waste from landfill. In March 2008 the Chancellor, Alistair Darling announced the biggest hike in landfill tax since its inception in 1996 – a whopping £8 per tonne …

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

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

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Re-imagining waste as a resource – a case for RDF export

Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), RDF, Waste-to-Energy

Our strategy at Seneca is to ‘re-imagine waste as a resource’ and 10 months after opening our 1.1 million tpa-licensed material recovery facility (MRF) in Wembley, we are successfully extracting the maximum ‘value’ from the resources we process in every sense of the word…..a case for RDF Export. For the growing number of local authorities whose waste we recycle, exporting …

Landfill tax reaches £64 per tonne

Landfill Tax

Landfill tax rose to £64 per tonne yesterday (April 1), under the government’s continued efforts to incentivise alternative forms of waste treatment. The cost of sending waste to landfill has now reached £64 per tonneThe rise from the 2011/12 rate of £56 per tonne represents the fifth consecutive year that the tax has risen by an ‘escalator’ of £8. This …