A clay company has paid a heavy price for a toxic discharge which saw a hazardous chemical enter a river near St Austell. In a case brought by the Environment Agency, Imerys Minerals have been
A Skellingthorpe business has been fined £15,300 and ordered to pay more than £9,000 in costs for polluting 3.5km of local watercourse.
A cracked pipe in a water treatment works caused the chemical leak that killed 1,600 fish in a County Down river, Northern Ireland Water has said.
At least 1,000 fish have been killed following pollution of the River Teifi in Ceredigion, Natural Resources Wales has said. Environmental officers said the water has been discoloured and believe the source was an agricultural
A water company has been fined £2m for polluting beaches after a pumping station failed during heavy storms. More than 20 Kent bathing beaches were closed to swimmers after a failure at Southern Water’s Foreness
A construction company has been slapped with a £4,000 fine for polluting the Bothlin Burn in Kirkintilloch.
Allma Construction Limited received the fine on Wednesday (November 23) at Glasgow Sheriff Court for “discharging surface water run-off contaminated with suspended solids into the Bothlin Burn in Kirkintilloch on various dates between 26 June
The full scale of last July’s pollution of the River Leadon near Dymock has been revealed in a Environment Agency Report to Dymock Parish Council.