Glyphosate, Flazasulfuron and Fluroxypyr

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Dear United Utilities Water PLC,

Please could you advise how much of each of the named herbicides are used across your estate on an annual basis.

Yours faithfully,

Daniel Tasker

Environmental Information’s Regulations Response, United Utilities Water PLC

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Smith, Charlotte, United Utilities Water PLC

Dear Mr Tasker,

Thank you for your request for information made in accordance with the Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

As required by the legislation, we aim to answer your request within the statutory timescale unless we need to come back to you for further clarification. If for any reason we are unable to meet this deadline, we will keep you fully informed of the reasons for this. We shall however endeavour to respond as soon as possible, but in any event by the 27th September 2019.

If you have any queries, please feel free to contact us quoting reference Legal/EIR/2019/08/ID651 - Daniel Tasker at [United Utilities request email]

Kind regards,

Charlotte Smith
Legal Department
United Utilities 

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Jain, Rajat, United Utilities Water PLC

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Dear Mr Tasker
We write further to your request for information submitted via
Please note our response as follows:
Please could you advise how much of each of the named herbicides are used
across your estate on an annual basis
We confirm that we do not use Fluroxypyr to my knowledge.
Glyphosate - last year we used approximately 1600 ltrs
Flazasulfuron - approximately 34,000 grams
We hope that this now meets with your request. However, should you
consider that we have not adequately complied with our obligations under
EIR, you have the right to ask us to carry out an internal review, by
writing to David Hannon Head of Legal, United Utilities, Legal Department,
Grasmere House First Floor, Lingley Mere Business Park, Lingley Green
Avenue, Great Sankey, Warrington, WA5 3LP. Alternatively, you may find it
easier to e-mail us directly on [1][United Utilities request email] and your review
request will be forwarded on to Mr Hannon.
Your request for review should explain why you wish a review to be carried
out, and should be made within 40 working days of receipt of this letter,
and we will reply within 40 working days of receipt. If you are not
satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to make a
formal complaint to the Information Commissioner.
Finally, I would be grateful if you would kindly acknowledge receipt of
this e-mail.
Yours sincerely
Rajat Jain
Data Protection & Fraud
Legal Department
United Utilities

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