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Devon County Council rejects waste transfer depot plans

Devon County Council has rejected plans for a waste transfer depot to be built at one of its industrial parks. Councillors refused a new waste transfer centre at Greendale Barton Business Park, despite pleas from applicants claiming current facilities could not meet recycling needs. The applicant, FWS Carter and Son, claimed that the proposed waste transfer station would take 13,500 tonnes of recyclable materials. According to the council, the scheme was considered an inappropriate development