Monthly Archives: November 2017

Classifying Waste Wood


The Environment Agency for England has issued a new regulatory position statement (RPS 207) applies to business who: produce waste wood transport waste wood keep waste wood process waste wood control waste wood – if you are a dealer or … Continue reading

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Burial at Sea Requirements in the United Kingdom


In a recent publication from the UK’s Marine Management Organisation (MMO), the specifications for coffins for burial at sea have been confirmed. Whilst this article is a little outside the normal environmental and sustainability issues, there is quite a demand … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 24 November 2017


Brexit Briefing – Weekly Summary This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with … Continue reading

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LEGISLATION UPDATE: New UK Habitats Regulations 2017


The new Regulations (The Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 (S.I. 2017/1012) consolidate the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2010 (S.I. 2010/490) with subsequent amending instruments, and make minor modifications reflecting changes to related legislation. They are designed … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 17 November 2017


Brexit Briefing – Weekly Summary This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 10 November 2017


Brexit Briefing – Weekly Summary This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with … Continue reading

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Only ISO 14001:2015 audits from 15 March 2018


Building on report made in earlier posts (Final IAF Guidance on the transition to ISO 14001:2015 & One year to ISO 9001 and 14001 transition deadline), the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) has published a further communiqué arising from their recent Annual General Assembly … Continue reading

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