Category Archives: Groundwater

Pollution Prevention: Dealing with spills


For anyone responsible for spill management, this Guidance document is for you. Under the umbrella delivery of regulatory guidance from NetRegs operated under a partnership between the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) in Northern Ireland and Scottish Environment Protection Agency … 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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New Groundwater Vulnerability Maps to be published for England & Wales


Currently, the Environment Agency are updating their groundwater vulnerability maps to reflect improvements in data mapping and understanding of the factors affecting vulnerability. Additionally, there will  new groundwater vulnerability maps for Wales, which have been developed using the same method. … Continue reading

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