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Landfill tax rise 'catastrophic', says Essex skip firm

A skip hire company has warned the government's tax rise for waste disposal will ruin many businesses.

James Heard, of Heard Environmental in Basildon, Essex, said it would be disastrous for his company and many others.

The government has imposed a rise in the landfill tax because it says some sites have been exploiting tax loopholes.

  • 01 Jun 2012