Man caught dumping asbestos

asbestos surveys birminghamA fly tipper has been ordered to pay thousands of pounds to clean up his mess after being caught dumping waste. Some of this waist contained asbestos containing materials (ACM’s).Kevin Goodenough admitted dumping waste three times in the gardens of a council-owned property in Bellfield in Titchfield.The waste found in the front and rear gardens of the property included cement roofing sheets containing asbestos, bitumen roofing felt and other building materials. Bitumen roofing felt has also contained asbestos in the past and unless sampled should have also been treat as asbestos wasteFareham Magistrates Court sentenced 58-year-old Goodenough, of Hawkhurst Close in Southampton, to 225 hours of unpaid work.He will also have to pay Fareham Borough Council’s £1,000 legal costs and a further £5,000 to the council to clean up the rubbish, under the Environmental Protection Act.Deputy leader of the council, Cllr Trevor Cartwright said: ‘This is a great result for the council and sends out a strong message that fly-tipping won’t be tolerated in Fareham.‘Fareham Borough Council takes a zero tolerance approach in respect of fly tipping. Action will be taken for anyone caught fly tipping.

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