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Environment Agency’s definition of waste service is open for business

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Construction waste

The EA’s Definition of Waste (DoW) Service, which was temporarily closed in October, has re-opened for business. The voluntary pay-to-use service is the means by which businesses can seek the Environment Agency’s opinion on whether their waste derived material has …

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 …