Fly-infested Derby waste site finally cleared after EA action

The Environment Agency has used its powers to clear a problematic waste site but the protracted case highlights its limits when dealing with non-compliance

by Conor McGlone
About 4,000 tonnes of waste was cleared from the site at Slack Lane, Derby. Photograph: Environment Agency
About 4,000 tonnes of waste was cleared from the site at Slack Lane, Derby. Photograph: Environment Agency

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