Environmental liabilities directive (ARCHIVED)

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As chartered surveyors will be aware, there is a greater level of environmental protection and regulation than ever before. The Environmental Damage (Prevention and Remediation) Regulations 2009 introduced wide-ranging new requirements addressing environmental liability. The Regulations apply to environmental damage or the imminent threat of environmental damage to water, land, protected species and natural habitats, and Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs).