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Bidding war over landfill assets

By Rebecca ThyerViridor and the Waste Recycling Group (WRG) are both bidding to buy Shanks landfill assets. In a company statement released this week, the Shanks Group said it had been discussing the sale of its landfill assets including sites and gas assets to the Pennon Group, which operates Viridor Waste, for some months. Shanks operates 20 landfill sites around the UK. Press reports value the sites at £200 million.These discussions ...