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Birmingham to get first nappy processing facility

Waste management firm Knowaste has announced that it will open its first nappy processing facility in Birmingham later this year. The company signed a contract with Birmingham-based Alpha Waste Care which will collect nappies from nursing homes and hospitals and deliver them to the plant.Knowaste chief executive Roy Brown said that the plant will process 30,000 tonnes of nappy waste per year. Brown said that 98% of disposable nappy or incontinence pads could ...