RPS 211 (Regulatory Position Statement)

RPS 211 (Regulatory Position Statement 211) for the excavation of utility waste. After April 2019 companies must assume the waste is hazardous and have an environmental permit to treat it or take it to a permitted site.

Waste Exemption

Registering a waste exemption with the Environment Agency is straight forward. The conditions on a waste exemption can be limiting, such as tonnages or waste types. You can therefore work permanently under the exemption if…

scrap yard licence

Scrap Yard Licence

A scrap yard licence is required if you wish to import store and treat waste metals. The licence or environmental permit is issued by the Environment Agency. There are also strict conditions to comply with…

WAMITAB Certificate

WAMITAB (Waste Management Industry Training Advisory Board). This is the Certificate of Technical Competence (CoTC) qualification you will need to operate a waste site. There are also differing levels of the qualification depending on the…

Depollution Permit

Depollution Permit (ELV)

Depollution Permit For End Of Life Vehicles We have successfully applied for and therefore obtained several ELV waste permits from the Environment Agency. These permits are for the de-pollution of end of life vehicles. Waste…

FPP – Fire Prevention Plan

An FPP or Fire Prevention Plan is a pre-requisite document that must be approved by the Environment Agency. The FPP must accompany any  environmental permit application for a process that involves the storage of combustible waste….

Setting Up A Vehicle Dismantler Site

Vehicle Dismantler Site : Top 5 Things To Consider When Choosing An ELV Site  As an environmental consultant, I spend a lot of time helping companies become registered ATF’s by setting up a vehicle dismantler…

ATF Professional

Our friends over at ATF Professional (www.atfpro.co.uk) provide a wealth of information about End Of Life Vehicles (ELV’s). They provide the latest news in the ATF (Authorised Treatment Facility) business world. Have a look over their website…

Vehicle Breakers

Vehicle Breakers – Illegal Operators

The Environment Agency & eBay join forces to stop illegal vehicle breakers. Contact us if you also need help applying for an ELV permit to become an authorised ATF. Illegal Vehicle Breakers & eBay We…

Environmental Permitting Consultants

Paul Downing & Associates are Environmental Permitting Consultants. We help waste businesses and manufacturing to obtain Environmental Permits. If you are unsure as to whether your business requires a permit, or if you also know…

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