Partners at haulage firm convicted of illegally burning waste


An agricultural haulage boss has been branded “pig-headed” by a judge after he repeatedly ignored warnings about burning waste on his land illegally. Father and son David and Nicholas Channer, partners at Amersham haulier J Channer & Sons, ignored waste management laws and were convicted following an investigation by the Environment Agency (EA). The company holds a standard national operator’s licence authorising four lorries and six trailers out of its Bucks site. The pair were caught continually storing and setting […]