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Monday, 16 September, 2002, 14:26 GMT 15:26 UK
Clickable map: Sites taking hazardous waste
North East North West Midlands Wales East Anglia South East South West
At present, hazardous waste like asbestos and oil is mixed up with household rubbish and dumped in landfill sites.

From 2004 under new European rules, this kind of refuse has to be disposed of in hazardous waste-only sites.

But until then, the following sites have a licence to continue taking the waste.

North East

Alcan Pot Linings, Lynemouth Smelter, Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland

Aycliffe Quarry East, Aycliffe, County Durham

Bitmac Landfill, Port Clarence Works, Port Clarence, Middlesborough

Bran Sands Waste disposal, Wilton Works, Middlesborough

Burnhills Landfill Site, Longridge Road, Greenside, Ryton, Tyne and Wear

Coatham Stob Quarry, Durham Lane, Eaglecliffe

Hett Hills Landfill, Chester Le Street, County Durham

Houghton Le Spring Landfill Site, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear

ICI No2 (Teesport), Grangetown, Middlesborough

Joint Stocks Landfill Site, Coxhoe, County Durham

Marks Quarry, Pithouse Lane, West Rainton, County Durham

Seaton Meadows Landfill Site, Brenda Road, Hartlepool, Cleveland

St Bedes Landfill Site, Station Lane, Birtley, Chester Le Street, County Durham

Thornton Fields Landfill Site, Tocketts Bridge, Guisborough, Cleveland

Todhills Landfill Site, Newfield, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Allerton Park, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

Alne Brickworks, Easingwol, York

Bootham lane, Dunscroft, Doncaster

Bradley Landfill, Bradley, Huddersfield

CR Longley Ltd, Thornhill Lees, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

Catwick Grange, Hornsea Road, Leven, Beverley

Cowpen Bewley, Billingham

Escrick Landfill, Escrick, North Yorkshire

Darrington North, Cridling Stubbs, Knottingley

Finningley Landfill, Finningley, Doncaster

Former Railway Cutting, Mexborough, Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Hollins Hey Landfill, Blackley, Elland, West Yorkshire

Knapton Gravel Quarry, Malton, East Yorkshire

Peckfield Landfill, Micklefield, Leeds

Rotherham Landfill, Kimberworth, Rotherham

Scabba Wood, Sprotbrough, Doncaster

Skelbrooke, Straight Lane, Doncaster

Skelton Grange, Pontefract lane, Rothwel, Leeds

Suttonfield Landfill, Sutton, Doncaster

Thornhill Quarry, Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

Tinsley Park Works, Shepcote Lane, Sheffield

Wath Manvers, Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham

Welbeck Landfill, Normanton, Wakefield

Barnsdale Bar, Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract

Long Lane Landfill, Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract

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North West

Arpley Landfill, Sankey Bridges, Warrington

Bennet Bank Landfill, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria

Bromborough Dock, Wirral

Church Works, Accrington, Lancashire

Clayton Hall, Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley

Clifton Hall, Swinton, Manchester

Clifton Marsh, Clifton, Preston, Lancashire

Coplow Quarry, Castle Cement, Clitheroe, Blackburn

Danes Moss Landfill, Macclesfield, Cheshire

Deerplay Landfill, Cliviger, Burnley, Lancashire

Distington Landfill, Lillyhall, Workington

Eardswick Hall, Minshull Vernon, Crewe

Gowy Landfill, Wimbolds Trafford, Chester

Hapton Works, Burnely, Lancashire

High Moor Quarry, Scouthead, Oldham, Lancashire

Lillyhall Landfill, Workington, Cumbria

Lord St, St Helens, Merseyside

Maw Green Landfill, Coppenhall, Crewe

Moss Side & Fir Tree, Warrington, Cheshire

Pilsworth North, Bury, Lancashire

Randle Landfill, Astmoor, Runcorn, Cheshire

Rigby Landfill, House Quarries, Adlington, Lancashire

Risley Landfill, Warrington, Cheshire

Royal Ordnance Landfill, Euxton, Chorely, Lancashire

Tenement Lane, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire

Thorny Height Quarry, Darwen, Lancashire

Whitemoss Landfill, Skelmersdale, Lancashire

Withnell Landfill, Withnell, Lancashire

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Midlands

Barnsley Lane, Barnsley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Barnstone Landfill, Barnstone, Nottingham

Betton Abbots, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Bishop's Cleeve, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Boston Landfill, Wyberton, Boston, Lincs

Bradgate Landfill, Field Head, Leicestershire

Burntstump Landfill, Arnold, Nottinghamshire

Bilsthorpe Landfill, Bilsthorpe, Nottinghamshire

Bretby No3, Newhall, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Candles Landfill, New works, Telford, Shropshire

Colsterworth, Grantham, Lincs

Fenton Manor Quarry, Fenton, Stoke on Trent

Granville Landfill, St georges, Telford, Shropshire

Hamley Quarry, Kingswinford, Dudley

Himley Wood, Lower Gornal, near Dudley, Staffordshire

Judkins Quarry, Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Landfill No4, Greatcoates Works, Grimsby

Ling Hall, Lawford Heath, Warwickshire

Kilsby Landfill, Kilsby, Rugby

Marchington Landfill, Draycutt-in-the-Clay, Derbyshire

Meece Landfill, Cold Meece, Staffordshire

Minworth Works, Minworth, Sutton Coalfield,

Packington Landfill, Little Packington, Meriden, Coventry

Parkwood Road, Neepsend, Sheffield

Poplars Landfill, Cannock, Staffordshire

Rugby Works, Lawford Road, Rugby, Warwickshire

Southam Cement Works, Long Itchington, Rugby, Warwickshire

Staveley landfill, Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Taddington Landfill, Carlton Hill, Taddington, Derbyshire

Ufton Farm, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Vigo/Utopia Quarry, Walsall, West Midlands

Wilnecote Landfill, Dosthill, Tamworth, Staffordshire

Wyrley Grove, Little Wryley Cannock, Staffordshire

Coxbench Quarry, Horley, Derby

Edwin Richards, Warley, West Midlands

Elvaston Landfill, Shardlow, Derbyshire

Erin Landfill, Duckmanton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Docket Head Quarry, Arnold, Nottingham

Hill and Moor, Pershore, Worcestershire

Ketton Grange Quarry, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Leadenham Landfill, Leadenham, Sleaford, Lincs

Killingholme Oil Refinery, South Killingholme, Lincs

Lindsey Oil Refinery, North Killingholme, Immingham, Lincs

Middlemarsh Landfill, Skegness, Lincs

North Hykeham, Skellingthrope, Lincs

Roxby Landfill, Kimberworth, Scunthorpe, Lincs

Sandy Lane, Wildmoor, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

Slipe Clay Pit, King's Cliffe, Northants

Sutton Landfill, Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

Winterton Landfill, Winterton, Lincs

Whisby Landfill, Whisby, Lincoln

Welford Landfill, Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire

Weldon Landfill, Weldon, Northamptonshire

Waresley Landfill, Harthebury Trading Estate, Kidderminster

Rushton Landfill, Rushton, Northants

Sidegate Landfill, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Bubbenhall Landfill, Bubbenhall, Warwickshire

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Wales

Astbury Quarry, Dark Lane, Burton, Rossett, Wrexham

Brook Hill Landfill Site, Pinfold Lane, Buckley, Flintshire

Cilgwyn Landfill Disposal Site, Carmel, Penygroes, Gwynedd

Corus UK Ltd, Llanwern Works East, Newport, Gwent

Landfarm 7, TotalFinaElf, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire

Corus Colours, Shotton Works, Deeside, Flintshire

Llanddulas Landfill, Abergele Road, Llanddulas, Conwy

Morfa Landfill, Port Talbot, Pembrokeshire

Nantycaws Landfill Site, Nantycaws, Carmarthen

Penhesgyn Gors, Llansadwrn, Ynys Mon

Pwllfawatkin Landfill, Rhyd-y-Fro, Pontardawe, Swansea

Sloblands Landfill Site, Corporation Road, Newport

Texaco Refinery, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire

Trecatti Landfill, Fochriw Road, Merthyr Tydfil

Withyhedge Landfill Site, Bowlings Farm, Rudbaxton, Haverfordwest

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South East

Albury Sandpit, Shere Road, Guildford, Surrey

Alkerton Quarry, Banbury, Oxfordshire

Ardley Quarry, Ardley, Oxfordshire

Arlesey Landfill, Mill Lane, Arlesey, Beds

Ayletts Farm Quarry, Rainham, Essex

Beddingham Landfill, Beddingham, East Sussex

Bletchley Landfill, Newton Longville, Bucks

Brogborough Landfill, Brogborough, Milton Keynes

Brookhurstwood Landfill, Warnham, Horsham, West Sussex

Calvert Landfill, Brackley Lane, Calvert, Bucks

Colnbrook Landfill, Sutton Lane, Colnbrook, Berks

Dix Pit, Linch Hill, Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire

Elsenham Quarry, Hall Road, Elsenham, Herts

Ewelme 2, Icknield Way, Ewelme, Wallingford

Hermitage Farm, Oare, Berkshire

Hogs Back Sandpit, Guildford Road, Farnham, Surrey

Horton Landfill, Small Dole, Henfield, West Sussex

Land South of Frith, Wickham, Fareham, Hampshire

Mucking Landfill, Stanford le Hope, Essex

Norlands Lane, Thorpe, Egham, Surrey

North Herts Landfill, Ickleford, Hertfordshire

Ockendon Landfill, Medebridge Road, Grays, Essex

Pebsham Landfill, Bexhill Road, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex

Pinden Quarry, Longfield, Kent

Redhill Landfill, Nutfield, Redhill, Surrey

Shakespeare Farm, St Mary Hoo, Rochester, Kent

Southleigh Landfill, Emsworth, Hampshire

Squabb Wood Landfill, Salisbury Road, Romsey, Hampshire

Standen Heath, Downend, Newport, Isle of Wight

Stewartby Landfill, Green Lane, Stewartby Bedfordshire

Sutton Courtney, Abingdon, Oxon

The Hollow and Windmill Quarry, Washington, West Sussex

Tripcock Point, Thamesmead, London

Wapseys Wood, Oxford Road, Gerrards Cross, Bucks

Waterhall Quarry, Lower Hatfield Road, Hertford

Whiteparish Quarry, Whiteparish, Hampshire

Whistely Court and Lea Farm, Woodley, Reading

Chatsworth/Blue Haze Sandpits, Somerley, Ringwood, Hants

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South West

Aust Landfill, Northwick, Bristol

Beacon Hill Quarry, Wareham Road, Corfe Mullen, Dorset

Chapel Farm, Blunsdon, Swindon, Wiltshire

Chelson Meadow, plymstock, Plymouth, Devon

Combebow Landfill, Okehampton, Devon

Connon Bridge, Liskeard, Cornwall

Deep Moor Landfill, High Bullen, Torrington, Devon

Frampton Landfill, Whitminster, Gloucestershire

Heathfield Landfill, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon

Hempsted Landfill, Hempsted, Gloucestershire

Pondbottom Landfill, Redlynch, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Purton, Swindon, Wiltshire

Studley Grange Farm, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, Wiltshire

United Mines, St Day, Redruth, Cornwall

Walpole Landfill, Bridgewater, Somerset

White's Pit, Wimborne, Dorset

Southwood Landfill, Evercreech, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

Codrington Quarry, Codrington, Chipping Sodbury, Avon

Harnhill Quarry, Olveston, Avon

Dimmer Landfill, Castle Cary, Somerset


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Anglia

Folly Farm, Ipswich, Suffolk

Fornham St Genevieve Landfill, Fornham St Genevieve, Suffolk

Foxhall Road, Brightwell, Ipswich, Suffolk

Great Blakenham Landfill, Great Blakenham, Suffolk

Lackford Landfill, Lackford, Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk

Mardle Road, Wangford, Suffolk

Aldeby Landfill, Oaklands Gravel Pit, Aldeby, Norfolk

Attlebridge Landfill, Attlebridge, Norfolk

Barrington Cement, Barrington, Cambs

Blackborough End, King's Lynn, Norfolk

Carbrooke PCC Pit, Carbrooke, Norfolk

Dogsthorpe Landfill, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough

Eye Landfill, Eye, Peterborough

Feltwell Landfill Feltwell, Norfolk

March Landfill, March, Cambs

Mayton Wood, Buxton, Norwich

Milton Landfill, Milton, Cambridge

William George Waste Disposal, Kings Lynn, Norfolk

Warboys Landfill, Warboys, Huntingdon, Cambs

Grunty Fen landfill, Wilburton, Ely, Cambridgeshire

Kennett Landfill, Kennett, Cambs

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