At Inciner8, we’re constantly striving for new, innovative solutions to support waste disposal. Waste To Energy is one of those areas where we are leading the way. We’re in the final stages of our first UK waste to energy plant, providing a new, efficient method of processing and disposal for a traditional waste collection company in Southport.
Since China refused in February 2018 to accept any more foreign waste for recycling, the UK is facing a challenge. How can it recycle more of its own waste? And should it bury or burn the low-grade waste that it can't recycle? We're trying to answer the second question. And it certainly divides opinions. So what are the facts about plastic waste? Well, according to the HMRC’s UK trade info website, about 800,000 tonnes of plastic waste was exported from the UK for recycling to nations like China in 2014.
Soon the footpath you walk on could be full of cigarette butts, instead of being littered with them. Trillions of cigarette butts are produced every year worldwide, with most discarded into the environment. Continue reading »
Achieving Zero Waste to Landfill: Is This Ever Possible?
All organisations now need to apply waste hierarchy protocols when dealing with and disposing of their waste, which was stipulated by guidelines introduced in 2011. Continue reading »
Manufacturers Count on Energy-Saving Add-on Technology from EREMA
One year ago EREMA announced the relaunch of the Multi-Purpose Reactor (MPR) at the Discovery Day. Since then, the trend towards the food contact grade direct processing of PET products has continued to grow. Continue reading »
Strautmann Umwelttechnik GmbH produces Baling- and Briquetting presses for the compaction and waste disposal of recyclables like cardboard packaging, film, PET bottles, airpop® (EPS) and residual waste.