The company appealed a finding that it could not process non-hazardous waste waste at one licensed site and move it to another for disposal.
Held: The treatment must form part of a process which results in a discarded rather than a recovered product
Lord Hoffmann, Lord Rodger of Earlsferry, Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe, Lord Carswell, Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood
 UKHL 41, Times 26-Oct-2007
Pollution Prevention and Control (England and Wales) Regulations 2000
England and Wales
At First Instance – United Utilities Water Plc v The Environment Agency for England and Wales QBD 13-Jan-2006
Appeal from – United Utilities Water Plc v Environment Agency for England and Wales CA 19-May-2006
These lists may be incomplete.
Updated: 04 February 2021; Ref: scu.259910