In recent months, I have been made aware of ongoing issues with unpleasant odours originating from the Finmere Landfill Facility. I have been liaising regularly with the Environment Agency about the odour and subsequent enforcement action.
I was very disappointed to hear that the odour at the Finmere Landfill Facility has been particularly bad in recent days, especially in the evenings. Following an increase in reports to the Environment Agency, I have been told the following:
In April, a Suspension Notice was served by the Environment Agency to the operator of the Finmere Landfill Facility following the continued mis-management of waste in a number of the cells on the site.