consultations

26th November 2018

Changes to rules concerning flood risk activities

The Environment Agency is consulting on revision of the current standard rules for flood risk activities and create three new ones.  Consultation closes 11th January 2019. https://consult.environment-agency.gov.uk/fcrm/standard-rules-for-flood-risk-activities/

26th November 2018

Consultation on revision to SR2018 No9

The Environment Agency is consulting on revision of standard rule set SR2018 No 9 – medium combustion plant, to allow secondary abatement for tranche B specified generators.  Consultation closes 21st December. https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/environmental-permitting-standard-rules-consultation-no-18

6th November 2018

Consultation on use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

DEFRA is consulting on updating the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances (RoHS) in electrical and electronic equipment regulations to bring the amended EU directive 2017/2102 into UK law. Consultation closes 4th December. https://consult.defra.gov.uk/waste-and-recycling/consultation-on-amendments-to-rohs-regulations/