Welcome to SHANN PITTS Consulting


Shann Pitts Consulting Limited is a South West based environmental consultancy run by Emily Shann Pitts providing an environmental compliance service to UK businesses including the waste industry, anaerobic digestion industry and farmers.

The services offered by Shann Pitts Consulting range from clear, straightforward advice on compliance with environmental legislation through to application for environmental permits, development of written management systems and the training of staff in environmental compliance.

Emily Shann Pitts has worked in Environmental Compliance for over 15 years. She has worked in the Environment Agency, for a developer in the waste industry and for a variety of clients in the private sector to help clarify legislation and progress projects. Emily has offered free-lance consultancy since 2015.

About Us


Providing clear, straightforward advice on how your business can comply with environmental legislation and guidance; leading to financial and reputational benefits.


Ensuring that you have the correct permissions in place through Environmental Permit application and development of accompanying written management systems.

Environmental Compliance

Ensuring compliance with permit conditions by providing ongoing compliance service tailored to your needs; submission of data to the regulator, staff training in environmental and auditing compliance.

Core Services

An introduction to the many services and areas that we cover

  • Clear and straightforward advice on compliance with environmental law including definition of waste.
  • Management of the environmental permit application process; new permits, variations, transfers and surrenders.
  • Advise on suitability of location, design, drainage and containment for proposed sites.
  • Training of plant operators in permit compliance, environmental awareness and incident response.
  • Ongoing compliance auditing service for clients.
  • Develop bespoke procedures and management systems including Environmental Policy, Environment Management Systems and Odour Management Plans in line with Environment Agency requirements.
  • Technically Competent Management cover for permitted Anaerobic Digestion plants.
  • Internal Auditor for Environmental Management Systems (IEMA qualification).

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