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Cornish residents fear EfW plant

Sita UK has submitted a planning application for an energy-from-waste (EfW) plant based in Cornwall and has had a varied response from local residents.The waste company hope to build the £100 million Cornwall Energy Recovery Centre (CERC) by 2012 if planning permission is approved.Sita claims that the CERC will benefit Cornwall by diverting 90% of the countys residual waste away from landfill and said that this will be important because the main landfill site, ...