Quarrying company to pay £30k for river pollution

A ‘clearly negligent’ quarrying company has been fined £20k and £10k in costs after discharging waste to nearby brooks without a permit

by Simon Roach
A member of the public reported the brook's 'heavily discoloured' water to the Environment Agency (photograph: Environment Agency)
A member of the public reported the brook's 'heavily discoloured' water to the Environment Agency (photograph: Environment Agency)

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