Environment Agency issues Permit to Covanta
Despite thousands of residents and interested parties submitting considered and relevant environmental concerns – the Environment Agency has issued Covanta with an Environmental Permit to operate a massive Incinerator at Rookery Pit South.
Following this announcement – BACI has received some evidence and information from experts regarding several aspects of the EA permit and process that show inconsistencies – that could prove fruitful. We are investigating these further before proceeding.
BACI will also be taking legal advice regarding the next steps.
Please see below Press Release 31/01/18 – or click here to view PDF version
The Covanta Incinerator – Background
The Covanta Incinerator – Environmental Permitting Process
The Covanta Incinerator – Main Points
Concerns regarding Incineration as a process
Incineration, Recycling and the Circular Economy – Slides