5 things you need to know about the government's sewage plan

The government is trying to reduce the water sector’s reliance on storm overflows after data showed raw sewage was released in waterways for 3.1 million hours in 2020.

by Conor McGlone
Raw sewage was released in waterways for 3.1 million hours in 2020. Photograph: Arterra/Universal Images Group/Getty Images
Raw sewage was released in waterways for 3.1 million hours in 2020. Photograph: Arterra/Universal Images Group/Getty Images

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