Title: Working at construction and demolition sites: PPG6 Pollution Prevention Guidelines 
Resource Type: document --> guidance / decision support 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year: 2012 
Availability: Downloadable 
Author 1/Producer: Environment Agency in England and Wales 
Other Authors/Producers: Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA). 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://publications.environment-agency.gov.uk/PDF/PMHO0412BW ...  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Excavation
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Recycling/reuse
Short description: This document provides practical advice and guidance to help you prevent pollution. There are several hundred pollution incidents from construction and demolition sites every year that damage the environment, yet most can easily be prevented. Managing your activities properly on site will protect the environment, wildlife and human health. This guidance explains what you’re required to do by law and describes good practice measures to reduce the risks of a pollution incident. 
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 23/05/2012

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