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New super filter could solve fracking water pollution problems

A new ceramic membrane filter designed by scientists at Swansea University has shown it...

New saltmarsh created to reduce flooding and protect birdlife

Hesketh Out Marsh, a wildlife reserve in 160 hectares of new saltmarsh has been...

Both Chair and CEO of Affinity Water to step down

Pictured: Simon Cocks The Chairman of Affinity Water...

Water industry researches new biosolids use hazards in agriculture

Using treated sewage sludge or ‘biosolids’ to enrich agricultural land has long been recognised as the most practicable environmental...

Green power division of Severn Trent Water invests in third food waste plant

One of the UK’s largest water and waste water treatment companies, Severn Trent, is...

London sewage works generates poo power to supply half its needs

Thames Water’s Mogden sewage treatment works (STW) in south west London...

UK air quality plan to outlaw new petrol or diesel cars by 2040

UK government plans to tackle air pollution from nitrogen dioxide (NO2) published on 26 July 2017 include a new Clean Air Fund and ending the sale...

Research reveals top global energy guzzlers

New research by energy price comparison site GoCompare Energy...

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