Science Report –
Perceptions, attitudes and communication: their role in delivering effective environmental regulationfor municipal waste incineration
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Maynard, R.L., Smethurst, H.
Brown, T. (National Society for
ir)Orr, P. (Environment Agency)Hurley, F. (Institute of Occupational Health)Kemm, J. (Department of Health)Anjum, A. (Environment Agency)Slater, M. (Environment Agency)Southgate, M. (Environment Agency)
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Incineration, energy from waste, public participation,consultation, waste management
Environment Agency’s Project Manager:
Chris Smith, Industry Regulation Policy Department
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