A Nottingham waste transfer firm and its company director have been ordered to pay more than £70,000 for permit violations resulting in dust pollution.
A Staffordshire dairy farm has been found guilty of polluting two brooks with slurry, violating its permit and killing 3,000 fish
After it emerged the EA has never enforced the waste hierarchy, Conor McGlone asks why the EA is failing to ensure companies follow EU waste laws and what can be done about it
An aluminium and film-based packaging business has been fined for operating without a permit in Telford
Large producer schemes as well as smaller operators dealing in the packaging recovery note (PRN) system face the prospect of site inspections and compliance checks under plans announced yesterday by the Environment Agency (EA)
The Environment Agency (EA) has confirmed it did not launch an investigation into luxury retail brand Burberry following its incineration of unsold stock, and has told a waste consultancy that it has never enforced the relevant regulations
Revelations that staffing levels at the Environment Agency are so low that an English farm has only a one in 200 chance of being inspected raise doubts that the regulator will be able to enforce environmental protections post-Brexit, according to green campaigners
A businessman hired to conduct drainage works on farmland has been fined for dumping inert waste in the Devon countryside
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