More than 300 dry-weather environmental incidents in summer 2018
An “explosion” in the number of poultry farms in Wales is threatening the environment, countryside campaigners have warned.
TV naturalist Iolo Williams is among those opposed to the development on land at Llanegryn near Tywyn in Gwynedd.
To prevent pollution incidents that harm the environment and to protect your business it is essential that all companies understand how: water treatment solutions work; why they work; and most importantly when will they work. […]
Ineos company emails reveal huge amounts of treated wastewater are likely to be disposed of in the sea A UK shale gas company is considering dumping waste water from fracking in the sea, emails from […]
A large algal bloom has been blamed for discoloured water and foam sighted off parts of the south coast. Beachgoers in Hampshire and Dorset were among those reporting a “frothy scum” in the water.
Pollution Prevention Guideline PPG5 entitled “Works in, near or watercourses, PPG5: Prevent Pollution” was officially withdrawn on 17th December 2015. Whilst the withdrawal of this document in itself may not cause alarm, the explanation of […]
Industry leaders and conservationists are split over Defra plans to allow farmers to clear man-made watercourses as part of the government’s flood defence plan.
The Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust (SRWT) said signs of otters have now been recorded along the whole stretch of the river from Middlewood in the north to the giant Meadowhall shopping centre, which was […]
A water company has been fined £1m for polluting the Grand Union canal with sewage from faulty inlet screens at a treatment plant in Hertfordshire.