TITLE

WASTE DATA IN SCOTLAND SHOW THAT 181,000 TONS WERE COMPOSTED IN 2005

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
BioCycle;Jul2007, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
25985449

 

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