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MPs told: "There is enough infrastructure to meet 2010 targets"

Confidence that there is enough infrastructure in place to meet our 2010 EU Landfill Directive target was expressed to Ministers last week by Environment Minister Joan Ruddock. Her comments came in a response to questions from Minister Anne McIntosh and on the same day that the Planning Bill received its second reading. Ruddock continued: current estimates suggest that we still require an increase in diversion capacity to allow us to meet the 2013 and 2020 targets. She explained that ...