Tag Archive: Landfill

Feb 22

CIWM NGG Group North West, Site Visit – Gowy Landfill and Composting Facility

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Tweet NGG North West Site Visit CIWM organised a site visit for the New Generation Group in the North West today and I was lucky enough to have replied early and got a place (ten on the reserve list). Daydreaming on the M6 I unfortunately was daydreaming a bit on the motorway and missed the …

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Jan 28

Waste Management – How the Germans do it

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Tweet Germany, have the second highest recycling rate in Europe at 65% (recycling and composting combined). Germans produced less household waste per head in 2008 than they did in 1997. In Germany as of 2008 a mere 1% of the household rubbish was landfilled (smashing EU targets set for 2016) The question is – How …

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