Author Archives: yourenvironment

Plastic Waste and Farmers

Businesses are facing the ‘worst year’ for plastic recycling after the closure of export markets hit demand for farm waste.   After China closed its recycling markets to European and US waste, plants were now processing the waste which would have been exported, reducing demand for farm products, such as silage wrap.   Birch Farm […]

Vehicle seized and waste carrier to pay almost £5,000

  Nottingham waste carrier has vehicle seized and has to pay £1,760 fine and costs of £2,995 A 24 year-old man has been ordered to pay nearly £5,000 after being found guilty of transporting controlled waste without a waste carriers licence. On 27 February 2019, at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court, Gyula Ruszo was fined £1,760, ordered […]

£3,000 penalty for illegal waste carrier

A 35-year-old man from Bradford has been ordered to pay £3,116.80 after pleading guilty to operating as an illegal waste carrier in a case heard at Nottingham Magistrates Court. Caught in road-stop sting Andrew Clarke of Southcroft Avenue, Birkenshaw, Bradford, was stopped at a multi-agency road stop operation on the A614 at Ollerton, Nottinghamshire, on […]