CONTRACTING - 25.06.2020
Demonstrating green credentials
To satisfy client requirements, many contractors are being asked to go through the Common Assessment Standard (CAS) process. This includes answering questions that relate to environmental management. What’s involved?
WASTE - 25.06.2020
Neighbours run ragged by waste criminal
A director has been found guilty following persistent breaches of his company’s waste permit. How did his actions lead to multiple neighbour complaints and ultimately land him in court?
CORONAVIRUS - WASTE - 01.06.2020
Protect your empty site from fly-tippers
A new guide aims to assist those managing empty premises, a situation which is more prevalent during the pandemic. Following the advice will help you to prevent fly-tipping and other environmental harm.
CORONAVIRUS - ENFORCEMENT - 01.06.2020
The Environment Agency (EA) has stated its position on compliance during the coronavirus pandemic. What is expected of you?
WASTE - 01.06.2020
Waste stockpile had community living in fear
A businessman has been ordered to pay £84,000 after his stored bales of waste created a major fire risk. What happened in the run up to the prosecution and how could it have been avoided?
BUDGET - 27.04.2020
A Budget for the environment?
The Chancellor’s first Budget since 2018 brought plenty of proposals to protect the environment. What significant measures were introduced and how might these affect your business?