Contamination and pollution

Contamination and pollution guidance:

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Air pollution controls, addressing global climate change, ozone depletion and air quality are complex, wide ranging and cover a number of activities. Given the far...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Air quality controls in England and Wales are interrelated, and stem from European legislation and international conventions, as well as from a number of national...

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TitleDirective 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe* consolidated version: 18/09/2015...

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TitleBali Road Map LocationBali, Indonesia Date3rd - 15th December 2007 SubjectImplementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and...

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What were the Cancun Agreements? TitleCancun Agreements LocationCancun, Mexico Date29th November - 10th December 2010 SubjectClimate change The 16th United Nations...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit impact As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Obligation to grant access The owner or occupier of contaminated land (grantor) has a statutory obligation to allow remediation works to be carried out by the grantee...

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What is an agreement on liabilities? Parties to a transaction may decide to address the allocation of known or potential remediation costs under the Environmental...

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Right of appeal Anyone served with a remediation notice under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, Pt IIA (EPA 1990) has a statutory right of appeal against the notice....

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Determining liability Enforcing authorities should follow the five step procedure set out in the statutory guidance for determining liability under the Environmental...

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Determining liability Enforcing authorities should follow the five step procedure set out in the statutory guidance for determining liability under the Environmental...

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What are Category 4 Screening Levels? Category 4 Screening Levels (C4SL) provide technical guidance for environmental consultants and regulators when assessing land...

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Determining liability Enforcing authorities should follow the five step procedure set out in the statutory guidance for determining liability under the Environmental...

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What is contaminated land? 'Contaminated land' is a specific legal term defined in the Environmental Protection Act 1990, Pt IIA (EPA 1990). The contaminated land regime...

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Who makes the determination? Local authorities (LAs) have sole responsibility for determining whether land is contaminated land under the Environmental Protection Act...

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Due diligence in contaminated land transactions Lambson Fine Chemicals Ltd v Merlion Capital Housing Ltd [2008] All ER (D) 116 (Feb) highlights the importance of...

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