Monthly Archives: November 2018

Contaminated Land: A Guide For Developers

By |2019-03-08T09:32:42+01:00November 29th, 2018|Contaminated Land|

Land contamination may arise from a previous use of a site, or an adjacent site, that has had an industrial, commercial or landfilling activity.  And strict regulations are implied across the UK as land contamination can have significant adverse effects on human health, property, ecosystems and water quality. AVADA Environmental has prepared a guidance

EU takes action over dangerous levels of trihalomethanes in Ireland’s drinking water system

By |2019-03-08T09:37:53+01:00November 14th, 2018|Contaminated Water|

The European Commission recently opened an infringement case against Ireland in the EU Court of Justice because it has continued to exceed the limits of trihalomethane contamination in drinking water supplies across the country. The Infringement was first brought to the attention of the European Commission in 2011, when Friends of the Irish Environment made