HC Deb 24 April 1996 vol 276 c148W
Mr. Cohen

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) if fifth-quarter material derived from cattle can be spread on agricultural land outside the waste management licensing regime; and if he will make a statement; [25719]

(2) for what reason fifth-quarter material derived from cattle is not classified as waste; and if duty of care waste transfer notes are required once this material changes hands. [25718]

Mr. Clappison

The Department's views on the application to animal by-products of(a) the definition of waste, (b) waste management licensing and (c) the duty of care, are set out in DOE circular 11/94, paragraphs 1.17(c), 2.33(d) (ii), 4.91-4.94 and 5.167.

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