Environmental Law News
May 2017

The purpose of this Weekly Environmental Law News Update is to provide the latest environmental news stories and legal analysis in a readily accessible format concentrating on the week’s three key headlines.

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Posted on: 22 May 2017

Environmental Law News Update

In this latest Environmental Law News Update, Christopher Badger and Laura Phillips and William Upton consider the environmental implications of the Conservative manifesto, the start of European Commission infringement proceedings against member states who fail to report on implementation of EU waste rules, and new UK Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations.

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Posted on: 15 May 2017

Environmental Law News Update

In this latest Environmental Law News Update, Christopher Badger considers Environment Agency plans to update the OPRA scheme, a new chemical regulation report, and the European Commission’s new Roadmap on pharmaceutical regulation.

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Posted on: 8 May 2017

Environmental Law News Update

In this latest Environmental Law News Update, Christopher Badger and William Upton consider a new waste crime report published by the Environmental Services Association, a ruling by the European Court of Justice which found the UK guilty of a breach of clean water law, and an interpretative communication issued by the European Commission on access to justice in environmental matters.

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Posted on: 2 May 2017

Environmental Law News Update

In this latest Environmental Law News Update, Christopher Badger considers the consequences of failure to comply with a Remediation Order, the rejection of DEFRA’s application to delay consulting on its revised air quality plan and a plea to extend the EU emissions trading scheme for the UK after Brexit.

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