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EPA consultation on proposed Guidance on Soil and Stone By-products – Article 27

From 19 October 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency has initiated a public consultation period relating to proposed Guidance on Soil and Stone By-products. Excess soil and stone produced during construction projects may be a waste if it is discarded, is intended to be discarded or is required to be discarded. It will be a by-product if it meets each of the four by-product conditions...
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Dewatering, explained

Dewatering is sometimes known as groundwater control, and this is a useful description because it reminds us that the primary objective should be to control groundwater in and around the excavation. It may be necessary to control groundwater for several reasons, including: To prevent the excavation from flooding as a result of groundwater inflows from water-bearing layers of soil or rocks...
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