Title: The Definition of Waste. Developing greenfield and brownfield sites 
Resource Type: document --> policy documents 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year: 2006 
Availability: Guidance Note 
Author 1/Producer: Environment Agency 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Publisher: Environment Agency 
Publisher City: Environment Agency, Rio House, Waterside Drive, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4UD, UK 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/subjects/landquality/11 ...  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Ex situ treatment technologies
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Excavation
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Recycling/reuse
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Remediation options overview
 
Long description: The purpose of this guide is to assist those involved in construction works including remediation and building on greenfield and brownfield sites in determining whether or not they are handling waste and if so their legal obligations. This guide has been developed as part of the work being undertaken by the government sponsored Remediation Licensing Task Force. 
Link to Organisation(s): Environment Agency (England and Wales)
 
Link to News Items(s):   UK Guidance on Waste Definition for Brownfield Sites
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 13/06/2006