Access to Water

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it
Pollution

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it

England has some of the worst-quality rivers in Europe thanks to pollution from agricultural runoff, sewage pipes and plastics. Here’s how you can help.

Water companies say they don’t know how much sewage they’re dumping in rivers
Environment

Water companies say they don’t know how much sewage they’re dumping in rivers

Bosses claim technology isn’t yet available to measure the amount of sewage being dumped into England’s rivers.

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