Developments in research and rethinking and court cases are worthy of note
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Newham Council has become the first local authority to successfully prosecute a building owner for failing to meet their cladding removal deadline under the Housing Act 2004.
TWO FORMER directors of a liquidated Teesside company have been ordered to clear their illegal scrap site of hundreds of vehicles following an investigation process conducted by The Environment Agency, which suggested the risk of fire outbreak due to vehicles not having been de-polluted.