Human beings take part in making land pollution. We
as people use things that are useful and then we discard them, by putting
them in the trash. After they are in
the trash they are buried under the ground.
A few years later the earth will absorb the harmful chemicals from our trash. This is
one form of land pollution.
pollution has gotten to a
Land pollution incidents have a major impact on the environment in England. The number of incidents is on the increase. In 2000 there were 8 incidents compared with 22 in 2001 and 31 in 2002 in England. That is a major amount of damage to the land in this country.
If you run a small business or any kind of business, you may need a land pollution control permit. If your business produces waste and you do not dispose or store it, you will not need a land pollution control permit. There are different types of waste, if you handle certain kinds of waste your business will need a permit, the need for a permit depends upon the type of waste and what you do with the waste and the location of the activity.
If you accept waste from someone else for treatment, transfer, storage or
disposal you will need a permit. There
are three different types of land permits. There
is a solid waste permit, special waste permit and a hazardous waste permit.