“Orange” water metal pollution solved.  Good News for Saltburn Gill.  Former Ironstone Mine.

“Orange” water metal pollution solved. Good News for Saltburn Gill. Former Ironstone Mine.

POLLUTION of bathing water at Saltburn beach by metallic water from old mines will be almost eradicated by a new treatment scheme.

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UK fracking firm plans to dump wastewater in the sea

UK fracking firm plans to dump wastewater in the sea

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

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National House Builder Fined £100,000 for Discharge of Silty Water

National House Builder Fined £100,000 for Discharge of Silty Water

A major home building company has been fined £100,000 over a pollution incident relating to a housing development in Huddersfield.

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Environment Agency Release Updated Regulatory Position Statement relating to the dewatering of building sites and other excavations.

Environment Agency Release Updated Regulatory Position Statement relating to the dewatering of building sites and other excavations.

The revised RPS covers the discharge of uncontaminated water from excavations provided the discharge complies with all of the following conditions.

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Metal Mine Water Treatment Scheme Opens  in the Lake District

Metal Mine Water Treatment Scheme Opens in the Lake District

AN innovative treatment works using the natural environment to clean metal-rich water from an abandoned mine has been opened by Water Minister Rory Stewart in Cumbria today.

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Hot Weather Brings Increased Risk of Algae Blooms

Hot Weather Brings Increased Risk of Algae Blooms

Algae are simple plants that range from Microscopic (Micro Algae) to large seaweeds (Macro Algae). In fresh waters they can be found either suspended within the water, floating on the surface of the water or

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