From food waste bins to biodiversity 'net gain', Defra firms up Environment Bill plans

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From food waste bins to biodiversity 'net gain', Defra firms up Environment Bill plans

Government's late flurry of report publications continues, as Defra releases a tranche of consultation responses firming up its plans for imminent Environment Bill

Having predicted that the new Prime Minister will place a major new Environment Bill at the heart of the next Queen's Speech, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today released a raft of documents seeking...

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