Can the UK ban biodegradable waste going to landfill by 2025?

The Committee on Climate Change wants a ban on biodegradable waste going to landfill by 2025, but is it feasible? Conor McGlone investigates.

by Conor McGlone
The waste industry says it is unlikely the necessary infrastructure for a 2025 ban can be built in time. Photograph: Getty Images
The waste industry says it is unlikely the necessary infrastructure for a 2025 ban can be built in time. Photograph: Getty Images

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