Text of a letter in which network rail discusses Japanese knotweed claims

Network Rail Opens the Floodgates to Japanese Knotweed Claims

Leading Japanese knotweed removal firm Environet comments on the verdict of Network Rail’s appeal in the Waistell vs Network Rail case, announced today.

The Japanese knotweed encroachment case where claimants, homeowners Mr Waistell and Mr Williams, claimed against Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd in private nuisance was reinforced on 3rd July 2018, with the Court of Appeal unanimously dismissing Network Rail's appeal. 

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Merry Christmas to All our Customers – Past, Present and Future!

It’s that time of year again when we look back and reflect over the past twelve months. For Environet, it’s been a year of considerable growth and investment. We’ve doubled our team from 13 to 26 members, including our most recent recruit Mark Howell who joined earlier this month as Senior Regional Manager for London and the South East.

40 Things you Need to Know about Japanese Knotweed - Part One.

So you’ve discovered Japanese knotweed on your property and want to know what to do next - So you probably went to Google..

Firstly, don't panic. The internet can be a great source of information. However within the world of Japanese knotweed the online (and offline) information available seems to be particularly aimed at scaremongering.

Japanese knotweed canes in the winter

Environet's Reflection on 2016

Another year has passed, making it over 20 years that we've now been in business.  

We've continued to grow, not only on the knotweed front. I'm pleased to say two of our employees have given birth this year, so we now have two beautiful babies being trained up on how best to tackle knotweed. There must be something in the air, as a further two employees are expecting babies in 2017, congratulations to all of them.

Japanese knotweed on a construction site

Your Build: Japanese Knotweed - a Guide for the Self-Builder

Environet are featured in the latest issue of Your Build, published in December 2016.

Nic Seal, Managing Director of Environet UK, answers some of the frequently asked questions about Japanese knotweed. Some of the common questions concerning knotweed are: is knotweed covered under general insurance policies, what is the best way to tackle Japanese knotweed on a building site, and why is knotweed such a problem. 

Japanese knotweed canes in the winter

Building Engineer: Japanese Knotweed - Winter Treatment

Environet are featured in the latest issue of Building Engineer, published in December 2016.

Environmental scientist and Managing Director Nic Seal speaks to Building Engineer and explains how best to tackle Japanese knotweed on construction sites, dispelling the myth that knotweed can only be eradicated in the summer.

Read the full article here.

Japanese knotweed clearance construction sites

The UK Construction Week is Just a Few Days Away

Have you booked your tickets yet?

Environet will be exhibiting at the UK Construction Week, which starts this coming Tuesday. 

Make sure you visit our stand and speak to the knotweed experts, who will be able to answer all your Japanese knotweed related questions. 

You can find us on stand B3/336.

We will also be giving away a magnum of champagne, to enter just drop your business card into the bowl when visiting our stand!

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