Details about Municipal waste

Chaitanya Biturwar made this Freedom of Information request to Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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Chaitanya Biturwar

Dear Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council,
Kindly provide the following information in relation to the destination of all Municipal Waste Collected:-

1. Which companies are responsible for the collection and disposal of collected Municipal waste?
2. Details of all the waste transfer station that are used by the council to deposit waste after collection along with their respective processing capacities.
3. Details of the various waste treatment facilities utilized for the treatment of collected municipal waste. These facilities could include Anaerobic Digestion, MRFs, Incinerators, landfill?
4. Also provide details of the companies operating those waste treatment contracts?

Yours faithfully,
Chaitanya Biturwar

The Governance Team, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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Reference: FOI-393819580
Date of request: 17/01/2022
Title of request: Freedom of Information request - Details about Municipal
waste

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Reference: FOI-393819580
Date of request: 17/01/2022
Title of request: Freedom of Information request - Details about Municipal
waste
Information request:

Dear Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, Kindly provide the following
information in relation to the destination of all Municipal Waste
Collected:-

 

1. Which companies are responsible for the collection and disposal of
collected Municipal waste?

2. Details of all the waste transfer station that are used by the council
to deposit waste after collection along with their respective processing
capacities.

3. Details of the various waste treatment facilities utilized for the
treatment of collected municipal waste. These facilities could include
Anaerobic Digestion, MRFs, Incinerators, landfill?

4. Also provide details of the companies operating those waste treatment
contracts?

 

Yours faithfully,

Chaitanya Biturwar

 

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Dear Chaitanya Biturwar,

Re: your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

I write further to your request for information relating to municipal
waste

1. Which companies are responsible for the collection and disposal of
collected Municipal waste?

2. Details of all the waste transfer station that are used by the council
to deposit waste after collection along with their respective processing
capacities.

3. Details of the various waste treatment facilities utilized for the
treatment of collected municipal waste. These facilities could include
Anaerobic Digestion, MRFs, Incinerators, landfill?

4. Also provide details of the companies operating those waste treatment
contracts?

Please see the answers below:

1.       1. Serco Ltd.

 

2.       2. Transfer stations:

a.       Eagle Transfer Hub, Danks Way, West Bromwich.  Processing
Capacity: 200,000 tonnes PA (Per Annum)

b.       Sandwell HRC, Shidas Lane, Oldbury.  Capacity: 25,000 tonnes PA

c.       Taylors Lane Transfer station, Oldbury, Capacity 75,000 tonnes PA

 

3.    3. List of facilities used by Serco o.b.o. Sandwell MBC:

·       Biffa Poplars Landfill Site, Lichfield Road, Cannock,
Staffordshire

·       Sita UK (Hazardous landfill) Packington Landfill Site, Packington
Lane, Little Packington, Meriden, Warwickshire

·       CSWD (EfW) Bar Road H W S, Bar Road, Coventry, West Midlands

·       Viridor (EfW) Barlow Way, Runcorn, WA7 4HG

·       W2R (EfW)The Dell, Enterprise drive, Four Ashes, Wolverhampton,
Staffordshire

·       Stoke Efw Facility, Campbell Road, Sideway, Stoke-On-Trent,
Staffordshire

·       Mid UK Recycling, The MRF, Station Rd, Caythorpe Grantham,
Lincolnshire. NG32 3EW

·       Credential Environmental Ltd (RDF), Parkway North, Western Way,
Moxley, Wednesbury, West Midlands

·       Enva Ltd (MRF), Enviro Building Privet Road No 4 Colwick
Industrial Estate Nottingham NG4 2JT

·       Premier Waste MRF, Walsall Rd, Perry Barr, Birmingham B42 1TY

 

4.    4. These contracts are managed by Serco.

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