Mixed views on sustainable drainage systems

DEFRA’s summary of responses to its SUDS consultation lacks detail, but finds views polarised on the issue of cost

Examples of sustainable drainage systems include shallow ditches called swales (credit: Yellow Book CC BY 2.0)The environment department (DEFRA) missed out key pieces of evidence in drawing up its preferred option on sustainable drainage systems (SUDS) implementation, according to a summary of consultation responses.

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