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Waste Management in the Construction Industry

REUSE OF SITE WON MATERIALS From April 2018 HMRC are able to recover the landfill tax from unauthorised sites, where site won materials (soils and crushed aggregates) have been reused on site without having an exemption in place.  Any disposal at unauthorised sites will be liable to the standard rate and the current landfill tax … Continue reading Waste Management in the Construction Industry

Focus on: Phase 1 Desk Study

A Phase 1 Desk Study is the first stage in any contaminated land assessment and is typically found at the start of planning conditions related to contamination. These reports are a preliminary risk assessment which collates published information about a site, including historical maps, geological and the wider environmental setting. At WDE Consulting we will … Continue reading Focus on: Phase 1 Desk Study

Focus on: Construction and Demolition Site Management Plans (CDMP)

Construction and Demolition or Construction, Demolition and Environmental management plans are increasingly being seen on planning conditions, especially within the capital and surrounding boroughs. At WDE we are frequently asked to support our clients by preparing CDMPs, which we have done since the company first started trading. The idea of the plans is to ensure that each … Continue reading Focus on: Construction and Demolition Site Management Plans (CDMP)