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Waste Disposal: North East

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 8th December 2017.

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Photo of Sharon Hodgson Sharon Hodgson Shadow Minister (Public Health)

Pursuant to the Answer of 4 December 2017 to Question 115796, if he will publish the (a) name and address of the six waste transfer sites in the North East which accepted waste in 2016 and were investigated by the Environment Agency and (b) reasons for the investigation of each individual site.

Photo of Therese Coffey Therese Coffey The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

The six formal complaints which the Environment Agency received in relation to waste transfer stations in the North East which accepted waste in 2016 related to three sites. All formal complaints are subject to investigation.

The names and addresses of these sites, and the reasons for investigation, are as follows:

Site Name and Address

Reason for Investigation

Niramax Group Ltd Monument Park Off Pattinson Road Washington Tyne & Wear NE38 8QU


Suez Recycling and Recovery UK Ltd 304 Walker Road Byker Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne & Wear NE6 1AH


Graphite Resources (DEP) Ltd Derwenthaugh Industrial Estate Derwenthaugh Road Swalwell Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne & Wear NE16 3BQ


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