DEFRA backs first-of-a-kind nitrates offset scheme

The government has paid out £3.9m to support a nitrates trading platform intended to clear the housing logjam across south Hampshire where planning decisions for 10,000 homes have been frozen due to excess nitrates causing killer algal blooms in a protected area.

by James Agyepong-Parsons

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