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400 William Powrie

We need to gain the benefits from our waste, but is EfW the answer?

The UK has been exporting refuse-derived fuel (RDF) to Europe for some time. In 2012, the amount rose threefold from the previous year to 892,000 tonnes; 690,000 tonnes were sent to the Netherlands, 67,000 tonnes to Denmark and 53,000 tonnes to Germany.