This page lists the meetings for South West Devon Waste Partnership.
Joint Cabinet Committee
The South West
Devon Waste Partnership is a
collaboration between Plymouth City Council, Devon County Council
and Torbay Council. We formed
a partnership in September 2007 to provide a long term solution to
deal with the waste from the southwest Devon area that cannot be
recycled, reused or composted.
Over the last few
years each partner council has considered a range of options in
consultation with their communities and partners, and developed a
and composting is a key priority for everyone, each council
conducted their own studies into ways to deal with the remaining
waste. All three identified their own preferred option - in fact
this was the same in each case: using the remaining waste to
produce energy in a new purpose built facility.
There are clear
economic and environmental benefits to working together on a single
solution rather than three independent projects, so we are working
on a joint proposal, which is likely to be an Energy from Waste
information visit www.swdwp.co.uk