Campaigner's against the proposed King's Lynn incinerator have responded to the Environment Agency's decision to approve the plans.
– Mike Knights, Anti Incinerator campaigner
"The agency does not scrutinise applications as thoroughly as might be expected.
"The decision is comparable to getting a driving license, not everyone obeys the rules or drives a roadworthy vehicle all the time and foreign convictions do not count.
“Environment Agency officers told me they could not take in to account [the plant's proposed contractor] Wheelabrator’s permit violations in America.”