Landfill firm loses appeal over analytical tests

An appeal against a water pollution conviction by a Scottish landfill company which turned on the validity of laboratory analyses has been refused by the High Court in Edinburgh. The judgement is a valuable pointer to how the principle of corroboration in Scots law applies to the analysis of environmental samples.

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