TITLE

Better sewers vital to tackle storm pollution

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;5/25/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article stresses the significance of better sewers to address storm-related pollution caused by climate change in Great Britain. The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has requested the government to invest in sustainable urban drainage systems, expand its sewers to handle large volumes of storm water and improve failing combined sewer overflows. According to MCS coastal pollution officer Thomas Bell, warmer, wetter winters and summers would intensify pollution along the coast.
ACCESSION #
25436383

 

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