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Pre-Feasibility Study for the Establishment of a Solid Waste Recycling Plant

Garner, Gary O. (1995) Pre-Feasibility Study for the Establishment of a Solid Waste Recycling Plant.

Abstract

This Pre-feasibility Study Final Report sets out, inter alia, an assessment of the proposed establishment of a recycling plant to be carried out in the vicinity of Caboolture Shire, south-east Queensland. The capital required to fund the Project is $20m, with the base model assuming that 80% ($16m) is derived from investors, and the balance ($4m) obtained through debt funding. This will support capital works in the order of $18m, and a further $2m working capital. The "Break-Even" point is reached where the amount received for MSW Garbage is $34.60 per tonne (assuming 100% equity / investor) funding. The Project will take approximately four years (from the commencement of the commercialisation stage) to achieve annual profitability.

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ID Code: 7219
Item Type: Other
Keywords: Recycling, aggregate, waste material, building rubble, household garbage, non, radioactive waste
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (090700) > Environmental Technologies (090703)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1995 Gary Garner
Deposited On: 27 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:39

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