- Lumber containing material treated with e.g. paint, glue and varnish, but not considered hazardous waste.
- Untreated lumber
Should not contain
- Pressure treated lumber.
- Fire-retardant boards
- Medium Density Fibreboard.
- Paving slabs
- Waste that is not lumber
The item consists of mixed lumber from construction and demolition projects.
Hook lift containers.
Upon entry, a visual check is performed at the waste reception facility, the wood is ground down and sieved to the agreed size. Nails, etc. are removed by magnets.
Finished mixed chips are used as district heating and process steam in approved waste-to-energy plants.
A sorting fee may be charged if the item is not sorted into a homogeneous fraction.
If sorting is not possible, the entire delivery can be reclassified to residual waste or pressure treated lumber.
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