Background

Changes in government policy, including rises to the landfill tax, are resulting in increasing waste volumes being diverted from landfill to recycling, treatment and reuse. In response, BDS has developed a suite of services and reports to support companies involved in the waste industry.

EfW

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to EfW sites (See ‘Monthly reports’) Directory of Energy-from-Waste plants (‘Published market surveys’)

MRFs

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to MRFs (See ‘Monthly reports’) Directory of Materials Recycling Facilities (‘Published market surveys’)

MBT

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to MBT sites (See ‘Monthly reports’) Directory of Mechanical Biological Treatment plants (‘Published market surveys’)

AD, WEEE, ATT, End of Life vehicles, Recycled aggregates, Waste transfer stations

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to sites (See ‘Monthly reports’) (For a Directory of Recycled Aggregates sites, please see under ‘Aggregates’)

HWRC

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to HWRCs (See ‘Monthly reports’) Directory of Household Waste Recycling Centres, including site addresses, operators and contractual dates (‘Published market surveys’)

Composting

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to composting sites (See ‘Monthly reports’) Directory of Composting sites (‘Published market surveys’)

Landfill

Planning applications and consents for new and extensions to landfill sites (See ‘Monthly reports’) Estimate landfill inputs by site (‘Published market surveys’) Estimated landfill void by site (‘Published market surveys’) Database of landfill sites (‘Published market surveys’)

Waste contracts

A suite of four reports detailing local authority waste contracts for collection (both residual and recyclate waste), disposal and treatment including contract start and end dates, contractor and other details (‘Published market surveys’)

Municipal waste

Analysis of the management of municipal waste providing tonnages treated at EfW, MRF, MBT, AD and IVC facilities