Dutch waste import ban could lead to emergency landfilling, warns industry

The waste industry has warned it may have no option but to landfill hundreds of thousands of tonnes of waste after the Netherlands announced a temporary ban on refuse-derived fuel (RDF) imports last week.

by Conor McGlone
The Netherlands is the biggest importer of UK waste. Photograph: Dan Kitwood, Getty
The Netherlands is the biggest importer of UK waste. Photograph: Dan Kitwood, Getty

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