‘Disgraceful’: Repeat offences land Somerset national supermarket supplier with £37k fine

A Somerset farm business that supplies major supermarkets including Waitrose, Marks and Spencer and Sainsbury has been ordered to pay £37,174 for polluting a tributary of the Congresbury Yeo, in the north of the county.

by Catherine Early
June 2019: gross sewage fungus growth downstream of the discharge (picture: Environment Agency)
June 2019: gross sewage fungus growth downstream of the discharge (picture: Environment Agency)

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