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Information for Allington Integrated Waste Management Facility, 20/20 Business Park, Allington, Maidstone

Status: Existing
Planning Region: South East
Planning Sub-Region: Kent
Operator: Kent Enviropower Ltd / FCC (formerly Waste Recycling Group) [See annual report]
Capacity: 560,000
Campaign Group(s): Guildford Anti-Incinerator Network (GAIN) and Against Incineration in Maidstone Kent Local Environment Action Now (AIM-KLEAN)
Notes: Extension to add a fourth line to increase capacity by c350ktpa proposed in October 2019 - Development Consent Order to be decided as Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP) [Source, Source]. In the summer of 2007, during testing, the furnace linings were found to be faulty [Source]. Tonnes burned: 165,000 (2006); 105,698 (2007); 132,541 (2008); 405,615 (2009); 339,530 (2010); 371,548 (2011); 509,375 (2015); 484 ktpa (2017); 492 ktpa (2018). (Entry updated 2019-11-22)

Waste management for England 2018: Operational (Environment Agency)

Uses data from Waste Data Interrogator 2018 - 2018 Waste Summary Tables for England - Version 2 released by the Environment Agency under the Open Government License

PermitDate PermittedOperator NameSite NameSite AddressFormer Planning RegionFormer Planning Sub-RegionEA AreaTypePermitted Capacity (tonnage)Tonnage Incinerated in 2006Tonnage Incinerated in 2007Tonnage Incinerated in 2008Tonnage Incinerated in 2009Tonnage Incinerated in 2010Tonnage Incinerated in 2011Tonnage Incinerated in 2012Tonnage Incinerated in 2013Tonnage Incinerated in 2014Tonnage Incinerated in 2015Tonnage Incinerated in 2016Tonnage Incinerated in 2017Tonnage Incinerated in 2018Comment
BR4551IC27/08/2003Kent Enviropower LtdAllington IncineratorALLINGTON QUARRY,LAVERSTOKE ROAD,MAIDSTONE,MAIDSTONE,KENT ME16 0LYSouth EastKentKent and South LondonMunicipal and/or Industrial & Commercial560,000165,000105,698132,541405,615339,530371,548419,402431,480507,224491,838500117 469162 492,249

Environment Agency 2018 Pollution Inventory: Substances

Uses data from the Pollution Inventory 2018 released by the Environment Agency under a special license

PermitEA AREA NAMEROUTE NAMESUBSTANCE NAMEREPORTING THRESHOLD (kg)QUANTITY RELEASED (kg)REGULATED INDUSTRY SECTORREGULATED INDUSTRY SUB SECTOR
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirNitrous oxide1000019,095.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirNitrogen oxides (NO and NO2) as NO2100000562,398.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirArsenic13.03EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirCadmium13.89EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirChromium1071.87EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirCopper10129.06EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirMercury13.08EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirNickel1010.42EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirChlorine and inorganic chlorine compounds - as HCl1000030,176.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirParticulate matter - PM101.00E+0316,919.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirDioxins and furans (PCDDs/PCDFs) - as ITEQ0.000010EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirParticulate matter - PM2.5100016,919.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirParticulate matter - total1000016,919.00EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirDioxins and furans (PCDDs/PCDFs) - as WHO TEQ0.000010EfWEfW
BR4551ICKent, South London and East SussexAirCarbon dioxide10000000395,276,000.00EfWEfW

Annual Performance Report files:

136-AnnualPerformanceReport-2018.pdf