£23,000 payout for ‘very poor’ waste site

Waste site manager Adam Wilcott has been handed a 12 month prison sentence, suspended for two years, ordered to pay £2,308 and banned from the waste industry for five years due a series of environmental permitting offences. The firm he worked for, Highgate Services Ltd, was fined a total of £18,800 and ordered to pay £2,338.

Sector: Waste

Total payout: £23,446

Type: Prosecution

Date: January 2019

Location: England

Offender: Highgate Services Ltd and Adam Wilcott

Description of offence: Breaching environmental permit conditions and failing to comply with an enforcement notice

Follow-up: ENDS Report story

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