Leaving decommissioned pipes in excavations: RPS 8
- Environment Agency
- Part of:
- Environmental permits: regulatory position statements, Business and the environment, and Waste and recycling
- First published:
- 27 March 2014
- Last updated:
- 17 March 2017, see all updates
- Applies to:
If you comply with this regulatory position statement (RPS) you can leave decommissioned pipes in excavations.
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This RPS does not affect any other statutory requirement that applies to the way in which pipes are dealt with.
Published: 27 March 2014
Updated: 17 March 2017
- Text updated to remove all references to asbestos. This RPS applies to all types of decommissioned pipes.
- First published.