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RDF Exports

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A key alternative to landfill is the production of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) for energy generation via combustion. With a lack of available Energy from waste (EfW) treatment capacity in the UK, RDF producers have taken advantage of spare capacity in the wider European market caused by a reduction in waste arising’s during the recession. European Market for UK RDF …

Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) - Trommel, Air Density Separator

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 …

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RDF exports expected to peak at 2.5m tonnes

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European demand for RDF exports (refuse derived fuel) from the UK is close to reaching its peak, according to a report published today (February 23) by consultancy firm Tolvik. The report ‘RDF Exports: Here for Good?’ considers the future of the market for combustible waste material up to 2025.   Its publication comes just days after the release of final …

Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) System

What is Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF)?

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Solid Recovered Fuel – also known as SRF – is a fossil fuel replacement that has a calorific value of between 17 and 22 mega joules per kilogramme.   What are the benefits of Solid Recovered Fuel?  Using solid recovered fuel instead of coal or petcoke helps to preserve natural resources and to reduce emissions. Solid recovered fuel is helping …