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An international survey has found a substantial increae in the number of firms producing environmental reports - but the quality of reports remains highly variable
Plans to incinerate the stockpile of waste from the BSE cattle cull are at last taking shape, with Government contracts for four large incinerators now in place
Auto giants Ford and General Motors have told more than 10,000 suppliers to implement environmental management systems within the next 2-3 years
Implementation of the long-awaited regime on contaminated land is to begin next April, following the issue of the final draft of official guidance in October
The UK will miss the EC deadline for implementing integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC) by at least four months
The DTI has admitted that the planned new electricity trading arrangements will have a “detrimental environmental impact” on renewable energy and combined heat and power
Plans by the Confederation of British Industry for a greenhouse gas emissions trading scheme have been welcomed by Ministers - but tough questions remain to be answered
The DETR has unveiled proposals to limit local authority use of landfills using a system of tradeable permits, but the strategy on building up recycling capacity remains unclear
Eleven years after the Camelford water pollution incident, aluminium in drinking water is back in the news - with new medical evidence on health impacts, and signs of complacency in Northern Ireland
A series of radical reforms to the regulation of chemicals is under consideration at UK, EC and international levels
A Home Office panel wants the courts to set tougher sentences for environmental offences - and to impose fines which have a “real economic impact” on larger companies
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