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Challenge to environmental permit

DATE: 08 Jun 2010

Simon represented the Interested Party at a permission hearing, the claimant seeking permission to challenge an environmental permit issued by the Environment Agency to operate an energy from waste plant in Hull. The claimant alleged breaches of the EIA Directive, the IPPC Directive and the EC's Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation; but these allegations were rejected as unarguable.

Simon Pickles acted for the WRG Group