Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Waste wood fuels opportunity missed, says report

The potential benefits of using waste wood as a biomass fuel are being overlooked according to a Government report. Markets for virgin wood have grown but waste wood use has not. Research found that this was because it often arises as part of a mixed waste stream, with limited availability of facilities for its segregation. Contamination is another issue, which often makes recycling impractical.However, it has been estimated that recovering energy from 2 million ...