Commercial Knotweed Removal

And other invasive weeds

Japanese Knotweed issue?

If you suspect your commercial property or development site has any Japanese Knotweed infestation, then early investigation and action is essential.

Delays could lead to large legal and financial implications. Under the provisions made within Schedule 9 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, it is an offence to cause Japanese knotweed to grow in the wild.

Since 2013, the property seller is required to state whether Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is present on their property. Your Conveyancer or solicitor will be able to provide full legal advice.

Elcot Environmental will ensure swift identification and control on your building site or commercial premises, thus avoiding larger costs, potential compensation claims and even prosecution!

Surveys & Management Plans

Surveys include all Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 Schedule 9 invasive plants.

Provision of report and management plan to discharge planning conditions and recommend the most appropriate remediation strategy and include costs to implement plan.

Herbicide Treatment

Herbicide Treatment

Herbicide treatment is an effective long-term eradication method, typically treatment programmes take 4 years to complete and are suitable, providing there are no plans to develop the affected areas.

Herbicide Treatment
Herbicide Treatment

Excavation

Japanese Knotweed should be excavated prior to development works, the excavated material is classed as controlled waste and should be dealt with in the correct manner. The most cost-effective option is on-site cell burial providing there is suitable space on-site, alternatively, the material can be sent to a licenced landfill facility.

Site Clearance
Site Clearance
Site Clearance
Site Clearance
Site Clearance
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Insurance Backed Guarantees

We offer a 10-year insurance backed guarantee, on the works we carry out.

Ongoing monitoring

Once the excavation is complete the site will be monitored to ensure no regrowth occurs.

Call us today and speak to our expert team for a quote.

01793 700100

We can also manage and eradicate other invasive plant species.

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    Our Services

    COMMERCIAL

    We can eradicate and manage Japanese Knotweed or other invasive weed issues.

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    Site Clearance

    Our land clearing and tree felling services are designed to get your site ready for development.

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    Residential

    We can remove Japanese Knotweed from your property permanently.

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    Blunsdon, Swindon, SN25 5DL

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    Elcot Environmental Ltd

    The Nurseries
    Kingsdown Lane
    Blunsdon
    Swindon
    SN25 5DL

    Contact Us

    01793 700100