Dust pollution appeals clarify DoE thinking on "excessive" costs

Appeals against air pollution control conditions imposed on five coal handling businesses in Immingham have been determined by the Environment Secretary. His decisions have helped to clarify how the Department of the Environment expects dust emissions to be controlled and its view of what level of costs is "excessive" for this purpose, as well as underlining that decisions on what is an excessive cost should disregard the financial circumstances of an individual company. Separately, two firms have won appeals against revocation of their authorisations.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe

Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits