Tag Archive for 'Environmental health and pollution regulation'

Continued concern over incinerator emissions at Whispers Vinery

April 26th, 2013 by Paul Aitchison

The privately owned and operated Whispers Vinery waste wood incinerator at Vazon Bay had operated from March 2011 but following complaints from local residents about pungent smoke, and following emission testing, the plant was shut down after three months. In December 2012, the States of Guernsey gave the go-ahead for the waste wood incinerator to […]

Air Quality in Guernsey – A report by the Office of Environmental Health & Pollution Regulation

July 9th, 2010 by Richard Lord

The “Air Quality in Guernsey” report is the first comprehensive ‘air quality screening and assessment’ that has been produced for Guernsey.  The report focuses on sources and levels of local ambient (outdoor) air pollution in comparison with the standards and objectives set in UK law. The report details specific air pollutants including benzene; 1,3 butadiene; […]

Guernsey’s Director of Environmental Health & Pollution Regulation would like your views on Air Pollution regulations

July 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Valerie Cameron, Director of Environmental Health and Pollution Regulation, gave a presentation on Guernsey’s air quality and air pollution on 6 July 2010 to an audience of about 50 Guernsey residents. She said that the presentation began a public consultation period that would end in August 2010 that would help her draft Ordinances on air […]