WRAP publishes latest waste management charges
WRAP has today published its latest Gate Fees report, which aims to increase price transparency and improve efficiency in the waste management market.
Location 'dealmaker' for merchant EfW backing, investor hints
The site location of energy-from-waste (EfW) plants in relation to feedstock is a significant determining factor in attracting investment for merchant projects.
Glasgow shopping centre achieves zero waste in six weeks
Silverburn shopping centre is now sending zero waste to landfill, according to its new waste contractor Shanks Group.
Landfill tax forecast raises future levy concerns
Despite government predictions that landfill tax take will rise by £500m over the next four years, speculation is mounting that the sector may be hit by new levies in the future.
Councils benefit as MRFs compete for quality materials
Gate fees continue to fall at material recovery facilities (MRFs), suggesting that local authorities are now beginning to profit from the recycled materials they collect.