Presentation on theme: "VLLW & LOW ACTIVITY LLW DISPOSAL SERVICE Presentation at 2012 LLWR Forum Rheghed, Cumbria Bav Thaker Technical Manager (UK) 24 th April 2012."— Presentation transcript:
VLLW & LOW ACTIVITY LLW DISPOSAL SERVICE Presentation at 2012 LLWR Forum Rheghed, Cumbria Bav Thaker Technical Manager (UK) 24 th April 2012
2 SITA UK 17/06/2011 Clifton Marsh Landfill Site - Background Location: - 6 km West of Preston Centre, County of Lancashire, Northwest England Current Capacity: - 2.1 Million m 3 Current Planning Consent: - Lancashire County Council has Granted Consent to Continue Operations until 31 st December 2015 Landfill Disposal Phasing: - 4 Phases 1, 2 and 3 Full and Capped Phase 4 Receiving Waste Disposals Landfill Disposal Capability: - General, Asbestos in a Separate Monocell and Radioactive Waste - Hazardous Waste Transfer Station Radioactive Waste Disposals: - The Landfill has received Radioactive Waste for disposal since 1986 from Springfields Fuels Ltd, Sellafield Ltd (Capenhurst Site) and URENCO UK Ltd at Capenhurst Site under their Respective RSA 93 Authorisation
3 SITA UK 17/06/2011 Clifton Marsh Landfill Site Phase 1 Phase 2 Phase 3 Phase 4 Composting Pad United Utilities Water Treatment Works Electricity Generators Leachate Treatment Lagoons River Ribble 1 st Asbestos Monocell 2 nd Asbestos Monocell Site Office Hazardous Waste Transfer Station More Than Just a Waste Disposal Site!!!
4 SITA UK 17/06/2011 Continue General Waste Disposals Continue Asbestos Disposals Continue Hazardous Waste Transfer Service Continue Electricity Generation (upto 4 MW / Yr) Continue Radioactive Waste Disposals from Springfields Fuels Ltd, Sellafield Ltd (Capenhurst Site) and URENCO UK Ltd at Capenhurst Site Secure EPR (due May 2012) to Enable a Wider Customer Based Disposal Service Capability to UK Nuclear and Non-Nuclear Industries Apply for an Extension to the Current Planning Consent (Demand Driven) Clifton Marsh Landfill Site - Future
5 SITA UK 17/06/2011 Clifton Marsh Landfill Site - Capability Part of VLLW Disposal Service Framework with LLWR VLLW Disposal Service Contract Secured with LLWR (but Willing to Contract Directly with 3 rd Parties also) Capability to Receive an Extensive Range of Radionuclides Receipt and Disposal of Radioactive Waste upto an Average Activity of 200 Bq/g within a 10te Load Maximum Activity Within a Consignment is 1000 Bq/g If Strontium 90 is Present Within a Consignment then Limited to an Average Activity of 100 Bq/g within a 10te Load Waste Receipt in Approved Bags, Drums, ISO Containers and Loose (Subject to a Prior Pre-Assessment) Draft Permit Available for Viewing at Exhibition Stand
6 SITA UK 17/06/2011 Contact Details Bav Thaker Technical Manager (UK) – Radioactive Waste and NORM Darwen Resource Recovery Park Springfield House Lower Eccleshill Road Darwen Lancs BB3 0RP Tel No. 01254 819700 Mob No. 07764 658809 Fax No. 01254 819749 E-Mail Address: Bav.Thaker@Sita.co.ukBav.Thaker@Sita.co.uk Web Site Address: WWW.Sita.co.uk