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Combatting the illegal export of construction and demolition waste plastic film and wrap

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Heavily contaminated C&D film note presence of construction sand.

The EA’s Illegal Waste Exports Team (IWE) have identified an emerging issue in the illegal export of highly contaminated plastic film and wrap from the construction and demolition (C&D) sector. Following Intelligence led targeting, an increasing number of shipments of …

Taking decisive action on illegal vehicle breakers

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Dismantled car parts

Delphine Dauba-Pantanacce, Director, Legal Counsel, Global Regulatory at eBay, discusses the work the online marketplace is doing with the Environment Agency to educate sellers of used vehicle parts.   Now more than ever, customers are looking for affordable but environmentally conscious …

Sir James Bevan responds to Defra's Draft Environmental Principles Policy Statement

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Chief Executive Sir James Bevan sets out the Environment Agency’s view on Defra’s consultation on the Draft Environmental Principles Policy Statement, which closed yesterday after a 12-week consultation period. The right principles for a greener world The publication of the …