Using sophisticated microscopy and computational analysis, Texas A&M University researchers have now validated the merit of a water purification technology that uses electricity to remove and inactivate an assortment of waterborne viruses. […]
Campaigners say the South East’s rivers are reaching “crisis point” and have called for an immediate hosepipe ban. The Environment Agency’s chief executive Sir James Bevan has been told by several groups that dwindling rivers […]
BACK WASH: part of water filter, ion exchange or softener cycle that lifts up media bed to release and wash away dirt and other foulants. BACTERIA: Single-celled organisms (single form = bacterium) which lack well-defined […]
The company was fined £60k in respect of two separate discharges from a sewage treatment works at Killinchy, County Down in 2017. It was also fined £20,000 for a fish kill near Castlewellan in 2016 […]
Rivers and wildlife could be left without sufficient water unless action is taken to reduce water use and wastage, according to an Environment Agency report published today.
At the present time businesses, govements, conservation bodies and members of the public are becoming increasingly aware and concerned about the environmental impacts associated with the discharge of silty (sediment rich) waters into our inland […]
Severn Trent Water has been fined £350,000 for polluting the River Amber in an incident that left tens of thousands of fish dead.