Plans for Welsh waste facility rejected

An environmental permit application for a waste treatment facility in Wales has been rejected. Natural Resources Wales (NRW) said activity at the proposed site in Cwmfelinfach, near Caerphilly, could have a negative effect on local people’s health. Hazrem Environmental Limited’s project would involve sorting and segregating waste for recycling and the production of fuel. Emissions […]

Bulgaria opens €180m waste treatment plant

A facility which can process 410,000 tonnes of waste per year has officially been opened in Bulgaria. The €180 million (£132m) project includes a sanitary landfill, a biological treatment plant and bio-waste and green waste composting plants located on the outskirts of the capital city Sofia. The plant will produce fuel that can be used […]