Government rejects ban on sheep dip soakaways

A report by the National Rivers Authority (NRA) has called for a ban on the widespread practice of disposing of spent sheep dip to soakaways.1 Studies have found widespread contamination of soils, groundwaters and streams with organophosphate and organochlorine pesticides - but the Government is refusing a statutory ban on the practice.

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