How safe are ERFs and are there any health risks?

How safe are ERFs and are there any health risks?

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How safe are ERFs and are there any health risks?

The technology is modern, safe and proven. Viridor currently operates eight ERFs in the UK, with four under construction. Across Europe, there are more than 400 ERFs in operation.

A recently published Health and Protection Agency report stated that 'modern, well managed incinerators make only a small contribution to local concentrations of air pollutants' and that any potential health impacts, if they exist, are likely to be very small and not detectable.

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