Environmental Consultants Environmental Permits & Planning
As multi disciplinary environmental consultants, we help businesses in industry, waste and the manufacturing sector. Our main services include applying for and compliance with environmental permits & planning and also dealing with Environment Agency compliance issues.
Call 01428 768 087 if you need help with:
Required for specific industries and also for some waste management operations. Some effluent treatment plants also require these.
Waste & minerals planning applictions are also needed for some waste operations, such as crushing & grading or waste recycling.
The Environment Agency
You may have been served an enforcement notice by the EA. Therefore, you may also need additional support. For instance in drafting a written response or representation in meetings.
You will also need an ELV permit to become a registered ATF to depollute vehicles. You may also need to register
with the local authority as a scrap metal dealer.
Fire Prevention Plan
Required if you store or treat combustible waste. There is separate guidance on how to comply.
We can also simplify the process of applying for an environmental permit or waste & minerals planning application.
In addition, you may need help with a specific item such as a fire prevention plan, phase 1 desktop survey,
management system, risk assessment or site audit.
We can also help you deal with one off surveys and provide ad-hoc advice as required regarding your
compliance status and as a result, the required programme of action.
Energy Management Solutions
We offer a range of energy consultancy solutions for the modern manufacturing business. Above all, compliance to ISO 50001, ESOS and certification for buildings and properties such as EPC's, DEC's & CEEMARS. We can also provide an energy audit of you manufacturing or factory business. We can therefore identify where energy and cost savings can be made. Should you need the services of an energy broker or management company we can look into this for you.
Paul Downing & Associates offer a range of consultancy, waste and energy management solutions for the modern manufacturing business. Paul Downing & Associates offers services for compliance to legislation, permit applications, audits, ISO 14001 and other services. We can help quantify your impacts on the environment and therefore manage legal compliance and certification schemes on your behalf.
Permits and Consents
Permits & Consents
We offer a range of services to waste management companies who need waste permits, environmental permits and licences. These are needed to operate and those who need to need to stay abreast of UK legislation. We also conduct waste audits on operational businesses wanting to minimise resource use. If you are a waste business operating a transfer station or landfill activity we can help you apply, vary or surrender an environmental permit including helping increase your business by applying for additional waste codes and waste volumes for your business.
Paul helped us secure a standard rules permit for a metal recycling facility and worked with us through the planning and permitting process in a very professional manner
Reuben Coward, Site ManagerWestfields Ltd – Metal Recycling Permit
I employed Paul’s services to help me with a couple of environmental groundwater permit applications for discharges to ground from a small industrial estate. Paul liaised with the Environment Agency on my behalf and completed all of the risk assessments and surveys required to obtain the permits. I recommend his competent and thorough service.
Simon Potter, Director.The Commercial Centre, Andover – Groundwater Permit
Paul, helped us achieve an ELV permit for our new car breaking facility. Thank you.