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Meeting the challenge - a guide to waste planning in London

Meeting the challenge - a guide to waste planning in London

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Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning


Describes how the land use planning process can be used most effectively to deliver sustainable waste management and resource recovery within the London context. Also focuses on the need to plan for new waste management facilities, given shortfalls in predicted capacity requirements for London and addresses the planning issues associated with the management (collection and transfer, processing, re-use, recycling, treatment, disposal and re-manufacture) of all types of controlled waste (municipal, commercial and industrial, construction and demolition, hazardous, non-hazardous and inert).


This document is no longer available from the original publisher therefore the status is unconfirmed.


Publisher History

This publisher is now known as London Councils.



NBS has produced specification systems and information products for construction industry professionals for more than 40 years. The National Building Specification is the recognised UK national standard and is used by over 5,000 organisations. NBS is part of RIBA Enterprises Ltd.

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