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Information for Shore Road

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: Scotland
Planning Sub-Region: Perth
Operator: Grundon Waste Management Limited
Capacity: 90,000
Campaign Group(s): Communities Against Toxics Scotland (CATsScotland) and Tayside Environmental Action Group and Green Alternatives to Incineration in Scotland (GAINS)
Notes: Planning appeal refused for a second time in August 2013 by the Scottish Ministers, with reasons given including noise, air quality and odours [Source, See DPEA entry]. No further challenge to the decision was made during the appeal period [Source, Source]. (Entry updated 2016-05-12)

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Please be aware: There is always room for improvement, so please send updates to coordinator@ukwin.org.uk. Existing Incinerator means a facility that is operational or under construction/commissioning. A Potential Incinerator is a facility where there is a proposal for an incinerator (e.g. planning application or planning consent) or other reason to believe an incinerator might be built/proposed in the future. A Prevented Incinerator is something which used to be a proposal or expected incinerator which we do not believe is currently being progressed (e.g. because the project was cancelled, planning permission refused, or years have gone by since the permission was granted without any progress) - in some cases a facility marked as prevented is being progressed without us being aware or is subsequently revived. Capacity is usually the permitted or maximum advertised capacity of the facility.