EPA prosecutes Brivin Enterprises

On 23 November 2004 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Brivin Enterprises Limited, trading as Westside Waste at Kilcock District Court.  The Company pleaded guilty to:

• Failing to install infrastructure prior to the acceptance of waste,
• Failing to build and maintain a waste transfer building,
• Failing to provide a concrete surface skip storage area,
• Failing to install appropriate infrastructure for the collection of all wastewater discharges from the facility,
• Failing to provide and maintain a civic waste facility prior to the commencement of waste activities
• Failing to process waste indoors as required.

The maximum fine of €3,000 was imposed in respect of Charge one, with fines of €500 imposed on each of the remaining five charges.  The Agency’s costs of €4,550 were also awarded.