HC Deb 31 March 1993 vol 222 c285W
Mr. Llew Smith

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will indicate the specific length of time for which Her Majesty's Government have been opposed to the import of the toxic waste from developed countries to which he made general reference in his interview on "The World at One" on 23 March.

Mr. Maclean

The Government's policy that developed countries should become self-sufficient in disposing of their own waste was set out in the Environment White Paper "This Common Inheritance" in September 1990.

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