Climate change is stirring up historic contaminated sediments from England’s rivers and little is being done to clean them up, as Rachel Salvidge discovers
A Welsh assembly committee has pressed the Welsh environment secretary to provide greater detail on how she plans to improve protection of the nation’s coast and seas, following its inquiry into the issue.
Ofwat has taken steps to open up the bioresources and water resources markets, encouraging the water sector to trade with other utilities and businesses
BEIS has published a raft of consultations, proposals, reviews and a draft bill alongside the overarching Clean Growth Strategy
Severn Trent Water is investing £120m in phosphorus removal technology at 100 of its sewage treatment works
The Scottish government has announced it ‘will not support the development of unconventional oil and gas’ effectively banning fracking in Scotland
The Natural Capital Committee has urged Michael Gove to include robust governance and measurable milestones in the forthcoming 25-year environment plan
Rivers and lakes could be at greater risk from microplastic pollution than the marine environment, according to CIWEM
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