PHUKET: The second trash incinerator currently under construction at the Saphan Hin facility is expected to be operational by March.

Chief Prachum Suriya, Phuket City Municipality, Environmental Division, detailed the progress made so far in the construction of the incinerator, which started in 2009 and is now about 80 per cent complete.

The new incinerator is expected to have the capacity to dispose of 600 tons of waste a day.