OIL - 23.09.2020
Don’t let an oil leak stain your reputation
If you make mistakes in the handling and storage of oil, it can cause a serious and long-lasting pollution event and even land you in court. What measures should you take?
POLLUTION - 24.08.2020
£800,000 fine for water pollution
Severn Trent Water has been fined £800,000 after millions of litres of raw sewage polluted a stream in Shropshire for over a year. How did this happen and what could have prevented it?
GREEN INITIATIVES - 25.06.2020
It’s good to share
The Chair of the Environment Agency has spoken of the importance of “disclosure” as a tool to drive environmental improvement. What does it mean and what are the benefits to organisations which participate?
CORONAVIRUS - ENFORCEMENT - 01.06.2020
The Environment Agency (EA) has stated its position on compliance during the coronavirus pandemic. What is expected of you?
CORONAVIRUS - POLLUTION - 01.06.2020
Blocked sewers: a side effect of the pandemic
Water companies across the country are reporting an increase in the number of sewer blockages and overflows as a by-product of people panic buying during the lockdown. What’s the story?
WATER - 27.04.2020
National action to preserve water resources
The actions needed to ensure we have enough water in the future have been set out by the Environment Agency and partners from across the water industry. What’s the plan?