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EXCLUSIVE: Locations of hundreds of buried toxic landfills revealed

EXCLUSIVE: Locations of hundreds of buried toxic landfills revealed

The sites of hundreds of old buried landfills containing hazardous waste have been uncovered in an investigation by the ENDS Report, which also reveals the locations of hundreds more dumps whose contents remain unknown even to the Environment Agency... Read more

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Brexit Hub Regulation

OEP will be ‘a watchdog not a lapdog’, says new chair

The forthcoming Office for Environmental Protection 'cannot be all things to all' but it will not become the lapdog that so many fear, its chair Dame Glenys Stacey has said

Brexit Hub Regulation

Green watchdog set-up remains ‘troubling’, say lawyers

Legal experts have voiced fears over the independence of the Office for Environmental Protection and its ability to hold public bodies to account for failing to adhere to environmental rules, highlighting a range of concerns about the way the body will be underpinned by law

Waste

Quarry landfill smell blamed on hydrogen sulphide

Air quality monitoring results from a landfill said to be notoriously smelly near Gateshead have been published by the Environment Agency

Air

EA investigates ‘smelly’ chicken factory

A poultry processing facility, beset by odour complaints from locals for decades, has been pushed by the EA to spend £1.5m in environmental compliance upgrades

Air

‘Deeply saddening’: Walkers to be told to avoid footpath due to high levels of air pollution

Walkers could soon be discouraged from using a footpath that runs alongside the river Trent in Stoke-on-Trent because of high levels of air pollution, if Highways England’s plans go ahead

Analysis

Brexit Hub Environmental Law

Does the Brexit deal endanger environmental protections?

Does the Brexit deal endanger environmental protections?

The deal states that the UK or the EU ‘shall not weaken or reduce’ protections but demonstrating breaches of the clause would mean one party having to prove that changes would affect trade or investment. David Burrows reports

Environmental Politics

Policy radar: The changes to prepare for in 2021

After a Covid-induced malaise, the next 12 months is set to be a bumper period for strategies and consultations on the swathe of policies needed to address Brexit, climate change, air pollution and biodiversity in the UK

Fines Monitor Prosecutions

The largest environmental fines handed down in 2020

Flybe, British Ceramic Tile, Bellway Homes and Severn Trent Water were among the firms handed the heftiest fines for environmental offences in 2020

Environmental Politics

The 10 biggest stories of 2020

From the return of the Environment Bill to criticisms of the Environment Agency and the failure of all England's water bodies to meet legal quality standards, ENDS looks back at the biggest stories of the year

Air

‘A legal first’: How might a landmark inquest ruling change air quality policy?

A landmark inquest that ruled that air pollution played a significant role in the death of a nine-year old girl from London could have implications for how air pollution is treated in political and scientific circles, experts tell Isabella Kaminski

Air

MAPPED: Whatever happened to clean air zones?

The Supreme Court ordered ‘immediate action’ from the government on air quality in 2015, leading to plans to charge drivers for entering cities. But not a single clean air zone (CAZ) is fully operational yet. Here’s everything you need to know about the current status of the plans

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