Waste Manag 2021 Apr 22;124:213-223. Epub 2021 Feb 22.
Energy and Bioproducts Research Institute, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK; College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK. Electronic address:
Trommel fines are a high-ash aggregate waste derived from material recycling facilities (MRFs) and are usually disposed in landfill. Increasing UK landfill tax and environmental concerns, however, calls for a flexible technology that can effectively process and extract valuable energy from trommel fines at high efficiencies. One possible technology is fast pyrolysis coupled to a combined heat and power (pyro-CHP) plant. Read More