Category Archives: Environment Agency

RPS 208: Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer Registration renewals due after 25 March 2018


As reported in two earlier post (Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer registration renewals due after 25 March 2018 & UPDATE: Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer registration renewals due after 25 March 2018), the Environment Agency’s current online registration system for Waste Carriers, Brokers … Continue reading

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RPS 211: Excavated waste from utilities installation and repair


The Environment Agency for England has issued a new regulatory position statement (RPS 211), which applies to businesses who deal with excavated waste from unplanned utilities installation and repair works. It applies to businesses who: produce, transport, keep, process, control … Continue reading

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Compliance Classification Scheme published


The Environment Agency uses the Compliance Classification Scheme (CCS) to classify environmental permit breaches. In the event of an incident, the Agency will look at whether the conditions of environmental permit have been complied with and, also, look at the … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer registration renewals due after 25 March 2018


As reported in an earlier article (Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer registration renewals due after 25 March 2018), the Environment Agency has identified an issue in relation to their current online registration system, which does not allow customers who have registered … Continue reading

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CONSULTATION: Waste Crime & Householder Duty of Care


The consultation is aimed at tackling crime and poor performance in the waste sector, which has long suffered from poor compliance rates and illegal waste sites, fly-tipping and other forms of criminal activity. The consultation is divided into three sections: … Continue reading

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Waste Carrier, Broker and Dealer registration renewals due after 25 March 2018


Most business collecting and handling waste will be aware that there is a legal requirement for Waste Carriers, Brokers and Dealers to register with the Environment Agency (for England) & with the other Environment Agencies in the devolved administrations. The … Continue reading

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Using waste tyres in escape ladders in water storage reservoirs


The Environment Agency for England has issued a new regulatory position statement (RPS 139) applies to businesses who to use waste tyres in escape ladders in water storage reservoirs. This RPS will have limited application as it may only impact … Continue reading

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