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The Environment Agency documentation

The Environment Agency documentation

What is wrong with the Environment Agency? Why do all their documentation and guidelines have to be so wordy? As their advice is aimed at US, you’d think they’d use a bit of common sense and write it aimed atUS. We aren’t environmental experts, we...
THE 2013 Act doesn’t work !

THE 2013 Act doesn’t work !

In 2012, when the 146 amendment to the Legal Aid, Punishment and Sentencing of Offenders Act was changed to stop Scrap Dealers using cash, the British Transport Police and CPS and Courts all assumed that it was the “NEW Act of parliament” It wasn’t....
# It’s not Us!

# It’s not Us!

The Scrap Metal Dealers Association has started a Campaign called  #itsnotus. For too long scrap dealers ( and in the public’s opinion that includes motor salvage operators)  are all crooks. We are the lowest of the low. We can’t even be trusted to use cash...

British Transport Police Conference in Birmingham

National Metal Crime Conference Review National Metal Crime Conference Review Gillian Temple Gillian Temple, President of the Scrap Metal Dealers Association (SMDA) provided us with a review on the recent National Metal Crime Conference which was held in the Midlands....