Tag Archives: Contaminated land

Waste Water Spillage Pollutes River Dee

Dwr Cymru’s water treatment works at Chester is under investigation after it ‘discharged up to 1,000 tonnes of waste’ into the River Dee. Continue reading

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Ruling on Council Over Contaminated Land Becomes Game-changer for Property Owners and Developers

Court ruling finds Powys County Council not liable for land contaminated at a landfill by predecessor Continue reading

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Fracking – The Controversial Energy Source Making An Impression

fracking1 ˈfrakɪŋ/ noun   the process of injecting liquid at high pressure into subterranean rocks, boreholes, etc. so as to force open existing fissures and extract oil or gas. The Rise of Fracking  Since the industrial revolution, our energy consumption … Continue reading

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Building on Contaminated Land – A Sustainable Use of Soiled Ground or an Environmental Disaster?

With over 100,000 homes built on brownfield plots every year the need for sustainable land is at an all time high. Nadine takes a look at whether this process is a safe use of used land or a disaster waiting to happen. Continue reading

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Environmental fines are on the rise: Are you at risk?

Ceri from Groundsure looks at how a change in law could affect landlords and financiers of waste sites.
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Further investigations needed to make land safe for new Sheffield school

Kirsty Rogers discusses the latest reports for the proposed Bannerdale School. Continue reading

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