The matters which must be considered by the EPA are set out in the above sections describing the types of approvals.

The EPA must publicly notify its decision as soon as reasonably practicable and within 30 working days of the conclusion of the hearing or the consideration of the application. 2355

  1. Section 59(2) Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996

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