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UK-REACH and the new appeal system after Brexit

In a guest editorial for Chemical Watch, partner Simon Tilling and trainee solicitor Alyssa Haggarty examine the process for challenging chemical regulatory decisions in the UK in a no deal exit

01 April 2019

Government consults on reforms to water regulation

Defra has published a consultation on proposals to improve and modernise regulation of water resources in England, including reforms to abstraction licensing.
04 February 2019

Industrial Warehousing & Logistics: The environment and the neighbours

We look at the environmental factors that developers, occupiers and owners should consider in maintaining and preserving the value of the asset.
04 February 2019

Chemicals regulation after Brexit: The blueprints for the BPR, CLP and PIC regimes

Draft regulations have been laid before Parliament to ensure that regimes governing biocidal products, hazardous chemicals and chemical classification can continue to operate after Brexit.
31 January 2019

REACH enforcement in 2019: Is your business prepared?

If your company manufactures products or imports substances into the EU, REACH compliance will no doubt be part of your 2019 strategy. If not, it should be.
30 January 2019

Chemicals regulation: government reveals blueprint for UK REACH

Most plausible Brexit roads end up with a separate UK REACH for the regulation of chemicals on the UK market. Planning should start now.

14 January 2019

Electronics and product compliance: the perils of complex supply chains

Our product stewardship team advised a global electronics business on the UK product compliance regime and interaction with the new UK regulator, the Office of Product Safety and Standards.

20 December 2018

From CRC to SECR: emissions and energy reporting obligations for UK companies

The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme comes to an end in 2019. From April, UK companies will be required to report on emissions and energy efficiency through Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR).
27 November 2018

A new permitting regime for medium combustion plants: what does it mean for operators?

From 20 December, combustion plants below 50MW thermal will be subject to the new environmental permitting regime in England & Wales. What do operators of generating plant need to know? 
26 November 2018

UK-EU Political Declaration: can the UK stay in the European Chemicals Agency?

The draft UK-EU Political Declaration leaves open the door for discussion on the UK’s participation in the European Chemicals Agency.
23 November 2018

North Sea oil and gas: reaping the benefits of discipline?

This article explores the positive transformations made in the UK Continental Shelf in recent years while noting the need for renewed exploration and investment.
20 November 2018

Who is protected on insolvency: the environment or the creditors?

Recent decisions in Scotland consider the balance between environmental clean-ups and creditor claims. Are the English cases which prioritised the creditors ripe for revision?
13 November 2018
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