Waste-Treatment Permit Denied to Distiller by Spain’s High Court

Spain’s Supreme Court rejects appeal by Distiller SA that was meant to secure environmental permit for a waste-treatment plant and a dangerous-substances transfer station to be located in Olvega, near Soria. *Decision to let stand lower court ruling based partly on lack of cost estimates and a proper environmental impact study: June 6 Supreme Court decision published today *Regional government of Castilla & Leon had joined developer in the failed appeal, which was contested by Ecologists in Action activist group

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