Location

The proposed MBT waste facility will be located on the existing industrial complex at Lostock Works, off Griffiths Road, Lostock Gralam.  The site is approximately 2km east of Northwich town centre. 

Map of site

The site has a history of major industrial use, most recently as a chlorine production facility, but has been unoccupied for a number of years.   The proposed development will make good use of this existing brownfield site and has excellent infrastructure already in place, therefore fully meeting the requirements for sustainable development.

Current site

  • The site has a history of major industrial use, most recently as a chlorine production facility, but has been unoccupied for a number of years.
  • The proposed development will make good use of an existing brown-field site and has excellent infrastructure already in place, as such meeting the requirements for sustainable development.
  • The site covers an area of approximately 4.5 hectares and is accessed via a private road from the A530.
  • The site is sufficient in size to accommodate the proposed development without disruption to the existing businesses operating at Lostock Works.
  • The MBT waste facility will be designed to fit in with surrounding land uses and neighbouring industries.
  • Viridor intends to add to the existing trees and greenery on site which will ensure that local views will not be spoilt and that local wildlife will be supported.
  • The solid recovered fuel (SRF) produced at the site will be transported to and from the power station at Runcorn by rail, helping to minimise the impact on local road traffic.

 

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