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UK government says water companies WILL be forced to reduce sewage dumped in rivers

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

MPs sparked public fury after they were whipped to vote down an amendment to the Environment Bill that would have placed legal obligations on water companies to stop dumping UK waterways.
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Government Makes U-Turn On Dumping Raw Sewage Into The Sea

Government Makes U-Turn On Dumping Raw Sewage Into The Sea

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

The government has made a U-turn over allowing water companies to dump untreated, raw sewage into seas and rivers following a backlash against proposals in its legislation. Just days before the government hosts COP26 , the UN's global climate summit, ministers were facing anger over a practice that has been happening for decades, but has faced renewed scrutiny since Brexit. The government is bringing forward its own legislation to replace European Union laws that had governed water quality. But its passage through parliament gained wider public attention after MPs last week rejected an...
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Ministers U-turn over legal controls against dumping raw sewage into waterways

Ministers U-turn over legal controls against dumping raw sewage into waterways

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The Government has climbed down over refusing to implement legal controls on water companies to prevent them from dumping raw sewage into rivers and seas following a voter backlash.
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Environment Bill: Government U-turn to toughen laws on dumping raw sewage in rivers

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

The Government has performed a U-turn by deciding to put legal duties on water companies dumping raw sewage in rivers across the country .
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