TITLE

IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Dec2010, Issue 431, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs about environmental policy in Great Britain. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has launched a consultation on marine licensing fees. Non-governmental organization Environmental Protection UK has published air quality and emissions guidance for biomass combustion in Scotland. A new anaerobic digestion (AD) framework is being planned by DEFRA.
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