Spreading treated sewage effluent on land during prolonged dry weather: RPS 214

When you can spread treated sewage effluent (TSE) from waste water treatment works on land during prolonged dry weather.

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This RPS expired on 1 October 2018. If prolonged dry weather or drought return the Environment Agency may reinstate this position.



If you follow the conditions in this regulatory position statement (RPS) you can spread TSE on land for irrigation to benefit agriculture or the environment during prolonged dry weather.

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Published 15 August 2018