Draft incinerator permit ‘defies common sense’, says home secretary

The Environment Agency (EA) has issued a draft permit for a major energy-from-waste plant, drawing criticism from home secretary Priti Patel and local groups.

by Gareth Simkins
Home secretary Priti Patel has attacked an Environment Agency opinion on an environmental permit. Photograph: Jay Allen/Crown Copyright
Home secretary Priti Patel has attacked an Environment Agency opinion on an environmental permit. Photograph: Jay Allen/Crown Copyright

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