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Monthly Archives: April 2020

COVID-19: Exceeding Waste Storage Limits

08/04/2020

The Environment Agency has issued a regulatory position statement (RPS C2) in respect of exceeding waste storage limits on permitted sites because of COVID-19.  Whilst the Environment Agency expects site operators to comply with the waste storage limits as detailed in their environmental permit, the RPS does allow some relaxation of the rules. The COVID-19 […]


New Landfill Tax Guidance

03/04/2020

HMRC has provided new landfill tax guidance to landfill operators during the coronavirus restrictions.  HMRC are aware that coronavirus (COVID-19) is likely to have an operational impact on landfill sites and has been discussing potential impacts with our customers.  Based on these discussions, HMRC has provided clarification on available operational flexibility. Weighbridges If you are […]


New Guidance Issued for Waste Operations

03/04/2020

The Waste Industry Safety and Health (WISH) Forum has issued new guidance for waste operations during the Coronavirus restrictions.  The WISH Forum exists to communicate and consult with key stakeholders, including local and national government bodies, equipment manufacturers, trade associations, professional associations and trade unions. The aim of WISH is to identify, devise and promote […]


Coronavirus: First Aid Provision

02/04/2020

The Health and Safety Executive has provide guidance on first aid provision during the current coronavirus restrictions. If first aid cover for your business is reduced because of coronavirus or you can not get the first aid training you need, there are some things you can do so that you still comply with the Health […]


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