Guidance

Quality protocol: poultry litter ash (PLA)

End of waste criteria for the production and use of treated ash from the incineration of poultry litter, feathers and straw.

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Poultry litter ash: production and use of treated ash from the incineration of poultry litter, feathers and straw

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Details

PLA will normally cease to be waste, and no longer subject to waste management controls provided it:

  • requires no further processing before use, ie it meets the requirements of the industry standard including controls on inputs and any additional specification specified by the customer
  • is destined for use as an agricultural fertiliser
Published 1 August 2012