Author: Jon Chitty
A report by the Environment Agency into the Odours arising from the Landfill Site and other local areas.
- The actions we, the Environment Agency, are taking. As the primary regulator for the landfill we are, and have been, undertaking the following:
- Recording all reports of malodour passed to us using our incident hotline. These reports are notified to the operator to investigate and supply details... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:56 by Jon Chitty
What is the roadmap for lifting lockdown?
A "roadmap" for easing Covid restrictions in England has been announced by the prime minister.
After the first stage in March, further lifting of the rules will happen if certain conditions are met - such as the vaccine rollout going to plan. The aim is for all restrictions to be lifted, which will happen by 21 June at the earliest.
More detail can be found at... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 12:31 by Jon Chitty
How to comply with your environmental permit Additional guidance for: Landfill (EPR 5.02):
Introduction ...2 Installations Covered ...3
1. Managing your activities ...7 1.1 Security...7 1.2 Finance...8 1.3 Multiple operator installations ...9 1.4 Accident management plan ...10
2. Operations ...14 2.1 The landfill life cycle...14 2.2 Landfill design and conceptual model...15 2.3 Landfill engineering...20... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 20 Feb 2021 12:32 by Jon Chitty
Latest updates to this information
10 February 2021: updated with the latest global case numbers.
On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) was informed of a cluster of cases of pneumonia of unknown cause detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China.
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 14:03 by Jon Chitty
A very interesting article in today's Hunts Post page 11 - Wed 10 Feb - titled: 'Action pledge after widespread flooding'.Worth reading as it reflects the scale of the problem with 700 complaints received by the County Council. The main action seen as being the need to substantially increase the gully cleaning process and programme for the future.
The report concludes with this statement from Cllr Schumann... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 17:38 by Jon Chitty