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Information for Sutton Waste Management Facility, Beddington Lane, Sutton

Status: Existing
Planning Region: London
Planning Sub-Region: South London
Operator: Viridor
Capacity: 303,000
Campaign Group(s): Stop the South London Incinerator and London Green Party
Notes: Construction began in July 2015 and it was reported in July 2018 that the site was in commissioning and that the facility was expected to be operational in August 2018 [Source, Source]. In July 2019 there was a fire at the incinerator's waste storage unit [Source]. Granted planning permission in August 2013 [Source]. A long-term municipal waste management contract was signed between Viridor and the South London Waste Partnership in November 2012 [Source]. Croydon Council led the procurement process for the South London Waste Partnership (SLWP), which also includes the boroughs of Sutton, Merton and Kingston. On the 20th of October 2010 the Government withdraw PFI funding for the project [Source]. (Entry updated 2019-11-22)

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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
TP3836CT23/07/20134Evergreen Technologies LimitedKemsley Park EfWKemsley Park,Sittingbourne,Kent, ME10 2feSouth EastKentKent and South LondonMunicipal and/or Industrial & Commercial302,500------------80,316

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
TP3836CTKent, South London and East SussexAirCarbon dioxide1000000021,529,266.00EfWEfW

Annual Performance Report files:

51-AnnualPerformanceReport-2018.pdf

Permit files:

51-Permit-2013.pdf