Landfill leachate entered Cardiff Bay ‘because council didn’t know how to operate pumps’

Leachate from a disused landfill site was allowed to escape into Cardiff Bay because the local authority did not know the purpose of a pumping station intended to prevent such leaks, a Natural Resources Wales report has concluded.

by Michael Donnelly
Cardiff Bay (cc-by-sa/2.0 - © Robin Drayton - geograph.org.uk/p/5017854)
Cardiff Bay (cc-by-sa/2.0 - © Robin Drayton - geograph.org.uk/p/5017854)

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