Research and analysis

Review and appraisal of water pollution control equipment

A review is presented of the performance of water pollution equipment currently used by the Environment Agency in order to provide a consistent national approach.


Review and Appraisal of Water Pollution Control Equipment

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The Environment Agency deals with over 35,000 reported pollution incidents each year and it is therefore essential that the response to these incidents is effective and efficient in order to minimise the impact on the enviromnent. The Environment Agency has thus commissioned a detailed study to review and appraise the performance of the water pollution control equipment currently used. This is the technical report of this review and appraisal.

Published 1 January 1999