Application for an environmental permit for a small waste incineration plant - MedipowerLtd

The company known as Medipower Limited of Shed 4A Newhaven Port, East Quay, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0BN has applied to Lewes District Council for a permit to operate an advanced gasification system – small waste incineration plant at Newhaven port to dispose of non-hazardous medical waste.

The proposal is for the installation of a medical waste combustion plant capable of combusting 12 tonnes of non-hazardous medical waste per day, generating 1.4mW/hour of thermal energy and 250kW/hour of electrical energy. The electrical and thermal energy will be supplied to the Port authority; thermal energy will be used by local port companies using network heating at the above address.

You can find the relevant documentation for this application below. 

Any comments on the application should be made in writing and sent to: Ehealth.ldc@lewes.gov.uk by 9 January 2018

Or you can post comments to: Environmental Health, Lewes District Council, Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1AB

Written comments may be placed on the website unless they include a statement requesting that this is not done. If there is such a request, the website itself will just include a note that representations have been made.