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Authority outraged as its waste is sent to India

By Greg PitcherSITA has defended its decision to export waste collected in Northumberland to India for recycling despite being ordered to stop the practice.Northumberland County Council this week said it was appalled by its waste-management contractors actions.The authority insisted that SITA had broken its contract by sending materials collected from kerbside collections to the subcontinent.But SITA insisted it did nothing wrong and that ...