"Mystery oestrogens" in sewage are identified

A three-year, £250,000 research project funded by the Environment Agency has found that the mysterious oestrogenic substances present in sewage effluent are predominantly natural oestrogens. Many industries are likely to heave a sigh of relief, but the finding poses questions for the water industry about the ability of sewage treatment to remove the compounds.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe

Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits