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Water Pollution Prevention and Industrial Spill Containment Blog

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Water Pollution Prevention and Industrial Spill Containment Blog

Check this page regularly to stay up to date with our latest work, discover how we are saving businesses time and money with our spill containment products and services and stay up to date with the latest spill containment and water pollution prevention news and information.

Waste-led environment penalties plus a new initiative to combat waste crime

Waste-led environment penalties plus a new initiative to combat waste crime

Waste-led environment penalties plus a new initiative to combat waste crime January has seen a rash of waste-led environment fines, environment penalties and custodial sentences. It's good to know that there's a new taskforce unit for 2020, designed to tackle serious...

Floating bots, Severn Trent Water fines, more pollution from farms

Floating bots, Severn Trent Water fines, more pollution from farms

Floating bots, Severn Trent Water fines, more pollution from farms Scientists in the Netherlands are doing clever things with water bots. Severn Trent Water makes a huge charity donation to compensate for killing thousands of fish. Yet another farmer is caught...

Tales From the Field 3- Making the most of your existing assets to achieve effective water pollution prevention.

Tales From the Field 3- Making the most of your existing assets to achieve effective water pollution prevention.

Everything you need to know about making the most of your existing assets when implementing effective water pollution prevention in 42 minutes. If you prefer to read the transcript is below. Tales From the Field 3 - Effective Water Pollution Prevention in Effect -...

Why we should all be concerned about water pollution.

Is it too obvious to state that all human life, all life, depends on clean water? Because water covers 70% of the planet, you would be forgiven for thinking that there will always be enough of it. The issue is that  freshwater, the water we drink, clean ourselves with...

A 13 day-long wood fire, big fines and long custodial prison sentences

A 13 day-long wood fire, big fines and long custodial prison sentencesIndustrial fires and water pollution sit at the heart of our first post for February 2020. Despite tough water pollution prevention laws and strict fire regulations, it keeps on happening. And the...

Abbey Metal Finishing Case Study

We are sharing this case study because Abbey Metal Finishing’s challenges with water pollution started and were resolved prior to the development and introduction of the CIRIA c736 guidance in 2014. Now that we have CIRIA c736 I refer to it regularly and actively...

Waste-led environment penalties plus a new initiative to combat waste crime

Waste-led environment penalties plus a new initiative to combat waste crime January has seen a rash of waste-led environment fines, environment penalties and custodial sentences. It's good to know that there's a new taskforce unit for 2020, designed to tackle serious...

What is a Pollution Control Penstock?

Pollution Control Penstock is a difficult term because, personally, I wouldn't put the word Penstock in the same phrase with the words pollution control. A Penstock Valve is defined as a flow control device. When we talk about pollution control, we're looking for...

Floating bots, Severn Trent Water fines, more pollution from farms

Floating bots, Severn Trent Water fines, more pollution from farms Scientists in the Netherlands are doing clever things with water bots. Severn Trent Water makes a huge charity donation to compensate for killing thousands of fish. Yet another farmer is caught...

What is Environmental Advice?

Everything you need to know about water pollution prevention and Environmental Advice in about seven half minutes. If you prefer to read the transcript is below. What is Environmental Advice? Transcription Details: Date: December 18, 2019 Input sound file:...

Weetabix fine, chemical spills, Irish river woes and water pollution innovations

Weetabix fine, chemical spills, Irish river woes and water pollution innovations ... Ireland's river quality is plummeting fast. In Northamptonshire the cereals giant Weetabix has been fined £140,000 for polluting a river with thousands of litres of diesel fuel,...

Tales From the Field 3- Making the most of your existing assets to achieve effective water pollution prevention.

Everything you need to know about making the most of your existing assets when implementing effective water pollution prevention in 42 minutes. If you prefer to read the transcript is below. Tales From the Field 3 - Effective Water Pollution Prevention in Effect -...

Environment Agency budget cuts, a flurry of industrial fires and chemical spills plus more

Environment Agency budget cuts, a flurry of industrial fires and more Right now the Environment Agency is pulling out all the stops, working day and night to help people across the country affected by flooding. Every year we seem to be seeing more floods in Britain,...