Polluting water companies could face £250m fine

This is a 1,000-fold increase from the current cap of £250k

‘Water companies’ pollution performance hits new low’

The Environment Agency claims the level of serious incidents and low ratings has never been so bad

Companies fined for sewage leak killing fish

A £60k fine was given out after more than 2,400 fish were killed

‘UK sending its rubbish abroad must be stopped’

The Environment Agency Chief Executive is calling for waste crime to be stopped

Government cracks down on fly-tipping

The waste crime costs £392m a year