Leeds building firm fined £120k for water pollution

A Leeds-based house building company has been fined £120,000 for illegally polluting a watercourse with run-off from a Huddersfield construction site. The Environment Agency prosecuted Harron Homes Limited after it failed to control silt water escaping from its Farriers Croft estate in Yorkshire on a number of occasions. This polluted water then entered a tributary of […]