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Shanks' Westcott Park AD facility achieves PAS110 status

International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc, has achieved an important environmental certification at its Westcott Park anaerobic digestion (‘AD’) facility in Buckinghamshire which underpins the quality and value of its products.

The certification known as Publicly Available...

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Shanks delivers first fuel to Ferrybridge Multifuel Facility

16 March 2015 - Shanks delivers first fuel to Ferrybridge Multifuel Facility

International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc has delivered the first waste derived fuel to the Ferrybridge Multifuel 1 (‘FM1’) Facility in West Yorkshire. FM1 is own...

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Shanks accepts first waste at BDR facility

International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc has accepted the first waste into its waste treatment facility in Rotherham, part of a £750 million contract with Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham (‘BDR’) Councils.

The facility is part of a majority owned joint venture with SS...

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The Yorkshire Post tours Shanks' upcoming Wakefield recycling park

In March 2015, Shanks' new £100m waste and recycling centre in South Kirkby will sort its first bags of waste. Kindsay Pantry from The Yorkshire Post took a tour of the upcoming site. Click here to read her ar...

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Shanks expands Scottish AD facility by 100%

International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc and its joint venture partner, Paragon Efficiencies, are in the final stages of expanding their Energen Biogas anaerobic digestion (‘AD’) facility in Cumbernauld by 100%.  When the works are completed, in April 2015, the plant will become ...

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Shanks increases food waste input by 150% at Westcott Park AD Facility

Shanks Waste Management has increased food waste input into its Westcott Park anaerobic digestion (‘AD’) facility in Buckinghamshire by 150% since the summer.

As the facility reaches the end of its commissioning period, it has increased food waste input from around 400 tonnes per week ...

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Rubbish Challenge

Teams of children will be taking part in a rubbish challenge at Magna Science Adventure Centre when a new project is launched on 29th October.

“It’s a Rubbish Adventure” lifts the lid on the tonne of rubbish each household throws away every year, to find out what it contains...

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Shanks provides Cranfield University with Pilot Anaerobic Digestion Line

16 October 2014

Shanks provides Cranfield University with pilot anaerobic digestion line

International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc has provided Cranfield University with a pilot anaerobic digestion (‘AD’) line which will support future resea...

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Shanks successfully secures funding for 27 year Derby City and Derbyshire PPP Contract

Shanks Group plc ('Shanks') is pleased to announce that Resource Recovery Solutions (Derbyshire) Ltd ('RRS'), a joint venture with Interserve Group plc, has agreed funding terms to begin the construction phase of the 27 year PPP contract with Derby City and Derbyshire County Councils which will g...

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M&S Signs Second Power Supply Deal with Shanks

Shanks, the leading international waste management business (“Shanks” or “the Company”), has signed a second Power Purchase Agreement with Marks & Spencer (“M&S) to supply renewable energy from its new anaerobic digestion (‘AD’) facility in Westcott, near Bicester.

M&S sends f...

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