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Fire shuts Torbay MRF

Waste items discarded by residents of a South Devon resort are being transported 170 miles to another plant near Oxford following a fire at a recycling centre last month. The centre in Paignton had been processing about 150 tonnes of waste per week until the fire put it out of action on March 25. A Torbay Council spokesperson told MRW that Community Waste's plant at Enstone Airfield near Oxford was the only facility it had found that with the ...