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Barbara Young On waste

'There is a lot in the waste strategy that we like but we think that the waste from energy is being over-egged, ' Young emphasises. 'Black bag burning must not happen. Unsorted waste burning must not be part of the waste strategy. Energy from waste should only be from residuals, for which the only other proposition would be putting them in a hole.' Certainly the government's latest waste strategy, which is now out for consultation, attempts to paint 27% incineration as an upper figure ...

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