Checks on waste carriers reveal duty of care breaches

A "stop-and-check" operation in north-east England has revealed that large numbers of vehicles transporting waste are not carrying transfer notes which are a key element of the "duty of care". Local authorities believe that the findings raise serious doubts about the Government's claim that the legislation can be satisfactorily enforced by waste producers, carriers and disposers.

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