Firms expect millions of calls about sewers

Colombini, Dan
July 2011
Utility Week;7/8/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p6
Trade Publication
The article discusses the expectation of water companies to receive more calls in August 2011 in response to legal notices sent to customers about the transfer of private sewers to take place on October 1, 2011 in Great Britain.


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