Environment Agency

11th June 2018
Gove Announces “Beef Up” Of Action Against Waste Crime

Gove Announces “Beef Up” Of Action Against Waste Crime

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has announced a “comprehensive review” that aims to “beef up” the government’s approach to how it tackles the scourge of waste crime. A Call for Evidence has been launched which aims to enable a stakeholders to have their … Continue reading

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15th May 2018
26-Month Jail Sentence Handed To Waste Criminal

26-Month Jail Sentence Handed To Waste Criminal

A persistent waste criminal who dumped, buried and burnt hazardous waste has been jailed for 26 months. An estimated 26,000 cubic metres of waste was taken to an airfield in the West Midlands to be dumped, buried or burned illegally during … Continue reading

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9th May 2018
“Complex” Waste Crime Investigation Leads To Arrest

“Complex” Waste Crime Investigation Leads To Arrest

Environment Agency and Yorkshire & Humber Regional Organised Crime Unit carried out enforcement action at a residential address yesterday (Tuesday 9 May 2018) following an in-depth investigation into illegal dumping of waste. One 46 year old male was arrested and … Continue reading

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3rd April 2018
Landfill Tax Extended To Include Unauthorised Waste Sites

Landfill Tax Extended To Include Unauthorised Waste Sites

From 1 April 2018, Landfill Tax changed to include disposals at unauthorised waste sites in England and Northern Ireland.   These changes aim to support legitimate waste management businesses by creating a fairer tax system and a deterrent to causing environmental harm by … Continue reading

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29th March 2018
New Environment Agency Waste Crime Powers Come Into Force

New Environment Agency Waste Crime Powers Come Into Force

New powers to tackle waste crime come into force today as the Environment Agency is given the authority to lock up illegal waste sites and block access in order to prevent tonnes of waste piling up and posing a risk … Continue reading

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23rd March 2018
Environment Agency Unveils New Permit Charging Scheme

Environment Agency Unveils New Permit Charging Scheme

The Environment Agency (EA) has published new charging schemes for regulatory permits and services, which will be effective from 1 April 2018. The EA says the new charges have been introduced so that businesses and organisations “pay for the full … Continue reading

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28th February 2018
Illegal Newcastle Scrapyard Charged With £7k Fine

Illegal Newcastle Scrapyard Charged With £7k Fine

A Newcastle man has been fined for operating a vehicle scrapyard without a permit in a prosecution brought by the Environment Agency. Ronald Coulson Vincent Grieveson, 23, of Forest Hall, appeared at Newcastle Magistrates’ Court on Friday, February 23. He … Continue reading

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22nd February 2018
Stanford-Le-Hope Man Fined Over £7,000 For Fly-Tipping

Stanford-Le-Hope Man Fined Over £7,000 For Fly-Tipping

A man has been ordered to pay more than £7,000 in fines, compensation and costs after he admitted leaving mixed commercial waste on land owned by Thurrock Council. Billy Prince illegally dumped the waste at a compound located on land … Continue reading

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