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Environmental Permitting Regulations Amendment

Environmental Permitting Regulations Amendment details Defra has consulted on proposals for environmental permitting regulations amendment to: make administrative changes to how environmental permits are issued introduce civil sanctions as an alternative to prosecution for environmental permitting offences under the regulations make changes to the regulation of anaerobic digestion make changes to the regulation of carbon [...]

By | 2018-05-16T04:53:54+00:00 September 5th, 2011|ISO 14001, Legislation|0 Comments

Site Waste Management Plans (NI)

The Department of the Environment Northern Ireland (DOENI) has consulted on proposals to make site waste management plans (SWMP) a legal requirement for certain construction and demolition projects in Northern Ireland. The consultation closed on 11 March 2011. The regulations will be called The Site Waste Management Plans Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 and are expected [...]

By | 2018-07-25T07:27:33+00:00 September 2nd, 2011|ISO 14001, Legislation|0 Comments

Netregs Changes to Environmental Regulations

Netregs Changes to Environmental Regulations The Government is bringing together all the information you need to run a business in one place for each of the countries within the UK. Many of  you are regular visitors to Netregs for obtaining information with regards to environmental legislation.  Although Netregs will continue to operate and advise on [...]

By | 2018-05-17T04:52:24+00:00 December 7th, 2010|ISO 14001, Legislation, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

Evaluation of Compliance as part of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001

Clause 4.5.2 within ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 is often a weakness within an organisations system and in most cases the process is not fully understood.  The European Co-operation for Accreditation produced a guidance document (EA-07/4) on this subject which can be downloaded here (EA-7-04) but some of the detail is shown below. While certification [...]

By | 2018-05-18T07:08:05+00:00 October 5th, 2010|ISO 14001, Legislation, OHSAS 18001|0 Comments

Free Construction Waste Management Workshops

The following information is taken from the Netregs website:  Remade South East are offering free workshops for anyone in the construction business who needs help to improve how they deal with waste on site.  Below are the course dates as per the netregs website, click on the registration hyperlink to book onto a course: Event [...]

By | 2018-05-18T07:11:37+00:00 September 5th, 2010|ISO 14001, Legislation, News|0 Comments

Consent to Discharge

Consent to discharge - what you need to know Many activities within your organisation may require a consent to discharge, these activities can include metal finishing processes such as Anodising, Powder Coating, De-greasing and Cleaning.  Other industries can be effected such as Construction when performing groundwork activities and any vehicle washing processes including your own [...]

By | 2018-04-23T07:34:29+00:00 May 9th, 2010|ISO 14001, Legislation, News|0 Comments