New water fine - total payout £532,517.65

Northumbrian Water has been ordered to pay almost half a million pounds for supplying water that tasted like “plastic” to 10,000 people in County Durham. The incident in December 2016 was caused taking a short-cut during maintenance of a reservoir.

Sector: Water

Total payout:£532,517.65

Type: Prosecution

Date: January 2019

Location: England

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