Display Result » MIN 6

POLICY MIN 6 - ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

EVERY OPPORTUNITY WILL BE TAKEN TO IMPROVE THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF EXISTING MINERAL WORKING SITES AND MINIMISE THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF PROPOSED MINERAL WORKING SITES BY INTRODUCING OR IMPOSING MODERN CONTROLS OVER:

  1. WORKING METHODS;
  2. HOURS OF OPERATION;
  3. BLASTING METHODS;
  4. VEHICULAR ACCESS ARRANGEMENTS;
  5. LANDSCAPING OF THE SITE;
  6. OVERBURDEN STORAGE AND WASTE DISPOSAL ARRANGEMENTS;
  7. MEASURES TO AVOID POLLUTION;
  8. MEASURE TO PROTECT GROUNDWATER RESOURCES;
  9. RESTORATION AND AFTER CARE ARRANGEMENTS WHERE APPROPRIATE;
  10. CONTROL OF SECONDARY INDUSTRY AT THE SITE;
  11. PROTECTION OF NATURE CONSERVATION INTERESTS IN THE SITE AND ITS SURROUNDINGS; AND
  12. PROVISION OF A FIVE YEARLY REVIEW OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THESE CONTROLS.

View this result in context