EPA prosecutes Brivin Enterprises Limited

On 12 January 2004 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Brivin Enterprises Limited at Kilcock District Court.  The Company pleaded guilty to six offences under the Waste Management Act 1996.

The judge gave maximum fines in relation to two of the charges (€1,904 each) concerning the lack of bunding and waste inspection areas.  The court awarded costs €12,472 sought by the EPA.

The Probation Act was given for the remaining four charges, which related to the sending of waste to Northern Ireland, lack of infrastructure, fire controls and quarantined areas for unsuitable waste.