Waste Solutions

Are you a waste producer, collector or user interested in adding value to your waste?  hrl: can assist in developing a tailored waste solution.

What Sort of Wastes?

  • MSW (Municipal Solids Waste), green waste, paper and cardboard waste and waste plastic
  • Contaminated soils and hazardous wastes
  • Commercial - C&I (Commercial and Industrial), C&D (Construction and Demolition) and RDF (Refuse Derived Fuel)
  • Motor industry - waste tyres and shredder floc
  • Minerals industry - tailings and fines, steel milling waste
  • Coal industry - fly ash and coal tailings
  • Agricultural - biomass, woodchips and sawdust, chicken litter, animal manure, food waste

Why Develop a Waste Solution?

  • Reduce waste disposal volumes and costs
  • Optimise the use of a waste in an existing process
  • Identify alternative uses for wastes
  • Convert a waste or by-product into a higher value product
  • Offset natural gas, LPG or electricity costs
  • Convert a waste into a form that can be utilised in a downstream process
  • Alleviate safety and environmental risks in storage, utilisation, and disposal of wastes

Services we offer

Example projects

  • Thermal treatment of contaminated soils
  • Converting food waste into activated carbon
  • Evaluating use of RDF in cement kilns
  • Converting C&D timber into hot water for heating greenhouses
  • Alternative waste options study for a local council
  • Natural gas replacement using waste biomass
  • Dioxins and furans emissions measurements in the paper industry
  • Briquetting coal tailings to produce a value-added product for export

Meet the expert

SAM CLAYTON
Sam has over 14 years of experience in energy efficiency, fuel switching and the implementation of cost saving options from the findings of energy efficient audits on large industrial plants. Sam has extensive experience in evaluation of upgrading and utilisation options for gas, biomass and other fuels. His experience includes material/fuel characterization, practical research and demonstration, techno-economic assessments, and detailed feasibility studies. Read more

 

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Our certifications

NATA accredited AtS/NZS ISO 17025, AS/NZS ISO 17020NATA Accredited Laboratories number 561.


ISO 9001 Quality Management certied by BSI under certicate number FS605116.

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