July 2007
BioCycle;Jul2007, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p12
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The article reports on the findings of the survey concerning the Sixth Waste Data Digest, published by Scottish Environment Agency that details data collected on controlled waste in Scotland. The said survey was designed to allow the progress in reaching targets for recycling and composting of municipal waste to be monitored. Surveys shows that 181,450 tons of residuals collected by Scottish local authorities were composted. Moreover, 8,000 tons were disposed of before composting, and 7,000 tons were used as daily cover for landfill sites.


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