Costain wins hot contract to treat Sellafield waste with heat

The firm claims its plasma vitrification technology could ‘truly revolutionise the treatment’ of nuclear waste

North London’s nappies ‘significantly hindering recycling efforts’

The North London Waste Authority says contamination mean the recycling efforts of more than 1,000 households are regularly wasted

MPs launch inquiry into nuclear waste disposal

They will examine the draft National Policy Statement for Geological Disposal Infrastructure’s objective and scope of the guidance for those considering applications

Recycle old batteries – free of charge!

As many as 178 million old batteries are hidden away in UK homes, despite being made of valuable and reusable metals. That’s according to a new survey from environmental charity Hubbub and resource efficiency specialist Ecosurety, which suggests around 60% of the public are hoarding batteries. Less than half of the survey’s respondents realised they […]