Sita in the dock again over landfill offences

Major landfill operator Sita was fined £20,000 with £30,000 costs after illegally pumping liquid waste into its Arden Quarry landfill in Birch Vale, Derbyshire, and allowing leachate to leak from the landfill. The prosecution was the company's second court appearance this year and its seventh since 2002.

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