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£30,000 bill and suspended sentence for waste criminal

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Skip hire firm owner’s duty of care failure costs £24,800

The owner of a Basildon-based skip hire company should have checked to see if a waste haulier was legitimate, before the waste was found dumped at four locations in Essex. The duty of care failure cost almost £25,000.

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Scrapyard owner fined and has van seized

A man has been fined £1,760, plus costs for transporting controlled waste without a waste carriers licence. His van was also seized by police for being unroadworthy and having neither an MOT nor insurance.

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Builder to pay £9,000 for illegal water connection

Builder Mawahedul Mowla Khan unlawfully connected a water supply to four flats in Stratford, London.

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Street cleaning firm to pay £8,500 for water theft

Thames Water investigators caught street cleaning firm Go Plant Fleet Services repeatedly taking water from illegal stand pipes. It had been fined for the same offence four times since 2013.

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£1,000 bill for unlawful water connections

A builder made four illegal connections to the public water supply in homes under construction.

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Post-Brexit governance: Why the devolved administrations are reluctant to collaborate with Westminster

As EU exit day looms, the devolved administrations have been slow to prepare their post-Brexit plans for the environment. Simon Pickstone asks what’s causing the delay

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Suspended sentence for Cwmbran waste dumper

Abusing a permit exemption and ignoring an enforcement notice has landed a Cwmbran landowner with a 17-week jail sentence, suspended for a year, alongside a bill of almost £3,600

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Jailed waste fraudster ordered to repay more than £1.3m

A jailed waste criminal who funded a five-star luxury lifestyle by cheating the electrical waste recycling industry out of millions has been ordered to pay back £1.3m

Environmental Law Fines Monitor

Waste-dumping director fined for ignoring stop notice

The former director of a demolition firm has been fined after he disregarded Lincolnshire County Council’s instructions to cease illegal waste activities

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