This Guidance Note covers the main environmental issues that may affect agents at schemes they manage. It includes water pollution, septic tanks and cesspools, pesticides and ozone depleting substances. Some businesses aspire to produce environmental management systems and the principles of these are explained.

Covering Topics

  • Water Pollution
  • Good Practice To Avoid And Control Water Pollution
  • A Pollution Incident Response Procedure
  • Septic Tanks, Package Treatment Plants And Cesspools
  • Authorised And Licences For Septic Tanks Or Package Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Maintaining A Cesspool Or Wastewater Treatment System
  • Chemical Storage
  • Pesticides And Biocides
  • Riparian Rights
  • Local Nature Reserves
  • Environmental Management Systems

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