Produced with the support of the Environment Agency, Environmental Law Handbook, Fourth Edition is a handy compilation of every major statute, statutory instrument and section of EU legislation connected with environmental law.
Produced with the support of the Environment Agency, the fourth edition contains a raft of new legislation and statutory guidance as well as all legislation that has remained current since publication of the previous edition in 2003.
Quick access to every part of the law
Environmental Law Handbook is arranged in five parts to ensure each area of the law is easy to access. These cover statutes, statutory Instruments, statutory guidance, EU materials and international law. Within each part the material is arranged chronologically, whilst an index guides you to the relevant provisions on particular topics.
Key legislation included in the fourth edition includes:
Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981;
Environmental Protection Act 1990;
Water Industry Act 1991 and Water Resources Act 1991;
Human Rights Act 1998;
Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999;
Clean Neighbourhoods Act 2005;
Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006;
Climate Change Act 2008;
Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Act 2008..
Environmental Law Handbook, Fourth Edition is the only single set compendium of all requisite statutory material on environmental law available. As such it is an indispensable companion for environmental lawyers (barristers and solicitors) in private practice, in-house legal departments, local government, central government and government agencies. It is also a very helpful reference source for environmental consultants, companies with a large environmental footprint, water and sewerage companies, universities, environmental insurance brokers and environmental underwriters.
Previous edition ISBN: 9780406945334
Andrew Waite is widely experienced in Environmental Law, with a substantial practice in the area of contaminated land, waste management, water, noise and pollution control law, as well as nature conservation issues and environmental liabilities. He is a former Vice Chair for Western Europe of the World Conservation Union (IUCN) Commission on Environmental Law and current Vice President and former President of the European Environmental Law Association, and was co-founder and first Secretary of the UK Environmental Law Association.