Nikki Collins is a Senior Environment Officer at the Environment Agency. She has a BSc in Ecology and is a Chartered Water and Environment Manager (MCIWEM). Nikki began woking at the Environment Agency over 14 years ago. In this time she has inspected numerous waste sites, investigated environmental crime and dealt with many pollution incidents. She has led cases that have resulted in several successful prosecutions under environmental legislation. She now holds a senior role in a waste team, and specialises in two sets of legislation: packaging and waste electronic equipment. Her main role is auditing companies that fall under this legislation and taking enforcement action against companies that are not compliant. She is the lead on this legislation in the Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk Area.