§ Mr. Corbyn
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will make a statement on contracts recently placed by his Department to prepare guidelines for the safety and environmental management of landfill gas recovery.
§ Mr. Baldry
Such a contract was let in June 1990. It is jointly funded by the Department of the Environment, the Department of Energy, via the Energy Technology Support Unit, and the Office of Gas Supply. It should be completed by next summer.