IPPC and best available techniques scrutinised in Rockware Glass case

The High Court has emphasised that regulators determining best available techniques under an IPPC permit application must not be constrained by the production process proposed by the applicant. R on the application of Rockware Glass Ltd v Chester City Council (Administrative Court, High Court of Justice 24 October 2005 [2005] EWHC 2250) is a significant decision that underlines the scope and complexity of judgments to be made under the IPPC regime and its linkages with the planning system.

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