Monthly Archives: March 2014

Biffa whiff: Enforcement action and a need to “tighten up”

The Community Liaison meeting at the landfill site took place last Wednesday. This is a regular meeting which happens twice a year.  This time attendance was higher than usual, because of the major smell problems this year.  Five Biffa managers and three Environment Agency staff, including their landfill gas specialist, were there, along with two […]

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Biffa Landfill Site: Your questions for the Community Liaison meeting

The horrible smell from the landfill in Redhill is causing a serious nuisance and has gone on far too long. All of us who hoped for a quick resolution when the Environment Agency first stepped in and required Biffa to produce an action plan are disappointed. Seven weeks on, the smell is as bad as […]

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Landfill smell: EA to review enforcement strategy this week

The smell from the Biffa landfill is bad again today, two months after the recent problems started. We continue to liaise with the Environment Agency, chasing them to resolve the problem as fast as possible, as do others including the local MPs.

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