£130k payout for illegal hazardous WEEE exports to Africa

A company and its directors have been fined and given a suspended prison sentence for exporting tonnes of hazardous waste electricals to African countries

by Isabella Kaminski
Eleven shipping containers full of WEEE were found destined for Nigeria, Ghana and Tanzania. Photo: Environment Agency
Eleven shipping containers full of WEEE were found destined for Nigeria, Ghana and Tanzania. Photo: Environment Agency

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