Michelmersh Holdings

In 2010, Michelmersh Holdings applied for an extension to their permission for mineral extraction.  They asserted that the remaining reserves would allow for a further 25 years of extraction, not including the area under the site buildings.  Despite the associated noise, dust and heavy traffic that this would bring the …

Stowey Quarry, Somerset

Case Study, Rural Asbestos Landfill Proposal Stowey Quarry in Somerset was granted a licence to accept Stable Non-Reactive Hazardous Waste (SNRHW) in June 2011.  The local action group challenged this and the decision was reversed in September 2011. The appellant amended the list of materials to be accepted and appealed …

What Can I Do?

Your chance to comment on the proposals If you have a reason why you or other members of your community would be impacted by an asbestos landfill in Ley Hill, you can find out how to comment on the Environment Agency website using the link below.  Email and postal addresses …