Agency allowed unlicensed storage of clinical waste for five weeks

Waste from hospitals in Newcastle is being stored at freight depots without refrigeration for up to five weeks - with the informal consent of the Environment Agency. The company involved, Eurocare, has had difficulties maintaining its treatment plants, and is also the subject of enforcement action at its incinerator in Wrexham.

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