No-deal Brexit waste shipment agreements reached

Defra is understood to have secured consent for the roll-over of waste export notifications with all 27 EU member states in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit scenario.

Spain is the last country to agree to the measure, meaning all member states nave now agreed. This means that existing approvals that permit the shipment of notified waste from the UK will remain valid should the UK leave the EU without an agreement in place.

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