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NEWS 13/12/2013

Site Waste Management Plans: A Necessary Burden

Following a comprehensive government review of 21,000 regulations on different themes, DEFRA have indicated that Site Waste Management Plan (SWMP) will no longer be compulsory for construction projects in England. The deregulation is currently expected by October 2013.

In the Red Tape Challenge – Environment Theme Proposals issued in March 2012, DEFRA state “You told us to remove Site Waste Management Plans Regulations because they force companies to spend time and money estimating their waste production when they could be reducing waste through more effective activities, such as training employees”

It is unclear how a client or contractor can actually provide useful training to their employees or implement “more effective activities” without having first understood their waste streams type, quantities, and sources. more

KLH Systainability
13th June 2013

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