Businessman handed £30,000 fine for running illegal waste sites
A waste boss has been given a suspended jail sentence and ordered to pay £30,000 after pleading guilty to accepting waste onto three sites over a prolonged without the necessary environmental permits in place.
Sidney Nicholls, who operated under the trading names of UKBF Group Ltd and Plastics Recycling Centre Ltd at two sites in Kidderminster and one in Stanford Bridge, was sentenced to one year in prison suspended for two years at Worcester Crown Court and ordered to pay £30,000 costs.
The court heard how Nicholls “deliber... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...