Waste management

The England and Wales Court of Appeal compels the Environment Agency to issue a standard rules environmental permit for the recovery of waste

Tarmac Aggregates Ltd, R (on the application of) v The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs & Anor [2015] EWCA Civ 1149 (17 November 2015)

This case is concerned with a standard rules environmental permit that is required in relation to operations involving use of waste which constitute the recovery of the waste as described in Article 3(15) of Directive 2008/98/EC (the Waste Framework Directive).