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Trials show economic feasibility of plasterboard recycling

Trials assessing the recycling of waste plasterboard from commercial refurbishment projects have shown that it is economically viable, according to a report published by the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP). The WRAP-funded trials found that the adaptation of existing site practices could ensure low, or even zero, contamination in the waste collected for recycling. The transfer of small quantities of plasterboard to a waste transfer station could also be done ...