waste recovery plan

Waste Recovery Plan

A waste recovery plan is sometimes required to accompany an environmental permit application to the Environment Agency, to determine if your proposed operation is waste recovery or waste disposal. Recovery is the process of using…

Standard Rules Environment Agency Permit

Standard Rules Environment Agency Permit

You may need a standard rules Environment Agency permit if your industrial or manufacturing business is regulated under the Environmental Permitting Regulations 2016. A standard rules Environment Agency permit is just that, a permit with…

Environment Agency Fire Prevention Plan

Environment Agency Fire Prevention Plan

Environment Agency Fire Prevention Plan guidance was updated in July 2016 and is very prescriptive in nature. It includes requirements for Volumes of water available to fight fires Volumes of firewater that can be retained…

Environment Agency Waste Permit

Environment Agency Waste Permit

As a waste business running a waste transfer station you will need to apply for an Environment Agency waste permit in order to operate legally. The Environment Agency waste permit will need to be scoped…

crusher environmental permit

Crusher Environmental Permit

If you are looking for a crusher environmental permit and screen construction and demolition waste in a mobile plant, then you will need to apply to the Local Authority for a crusher environmental permit. This…

discharge consent application

Discharge Consent Application

You may need a surface water or trade effluent discharge consent application if you discharge to a foul water sewer from an industrial process or if you discharge into a soak-away, river or watercourse from…

Waste Transfer Station

Waste Transfer Station

If you operate a waste transfer station or are considering opening one, here are a few items that you will need to address before you can become operational. You will need an environmental permit to…

waste exemptions

Waste Exemptions

Paul Downing & Associates are an environmental consultancy who can help you apply for one or several waste exemptions to complement your business activity. Waste exemptions are more restrictive than environmental permits and less costly…

London Environmental Consultancy

London Environmental Consultancy

Paul Downing & Associates are a multi-disciplinary London Environmental Consultancy serving property, manufacturing and industrial businesses in London and the south east. We work with industrial, manufacturing and engineering businesses to help them comply with…

waste consultants London

Waste Consultants London

Paul Downing and Associates are waste consultants London, serving London and the South East of the UK. If you are a waste management business in the UK and need to apply for an environmental permit…


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