EPA prosecutes Glanbia Foods Society Ltd

This case was heard in Drogheda District Court on 15th September 2015 when Judge Hamill convicted Glanbia Foods Society Ltd and imposed fines of €300 on each of the charges.  The Agency was awarded its costs of €5,911.86. 

The Company pleaded guilty to:

• Failure to comply with Condition 3.6.1 of the IED Licence on the 29th of September 2014, in that all tank, container and drum storage areas were not rendered impervious to the materials stored therein.

• Failure to comply with Condition 3.6.4 of the IED Licence on the 29th of September 2014, in that all valves were not within a bunded area.