The quality protocol for recycled gypsum from waste plasterboard was in November 2013 and no longer includes end of waste criteria for use of reprocessed gypsum as a soil treatment agent for agricultural benefit (land spreading). This means that reprocessed gypsum remains a waste and its use requires an environmental permit.
This briefing provides an update on the work the Environment Agency are doing to implement the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED). It is aimed at operators of permitted waste operations and of installations.
HSE Consultation on Draft Approved Codes of Practice PUWER This consultative document is issued by the Health and Safety Executive in compliance with its duty to consult under section 16 of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.