Yorkshire Water fined £1.6m over sewage pollution

Water company contracts for polluting a watercourse in Bradford with unauthorized sewage discharges in 2018 Yorkshire Water has been fined £1.6m for polluting a Bradford watercourse and breaching environmental law following a successful prosecution brought by the Environment Agency. Yorkshire Water appeared at Leeds Magistrates’ Court for sentencing yesterday, where it pleaded guilty to unauthorized … Read more

Farm to fork: Eco labelling firm Foodsteps raises $4.1m investment

A platform that helps food industry giants such as Pizza Express, Wagamama, and Ask Italian to calculate, label, and reduce their environmental footprint “from farm to fork” has raised $4.1m from investors to support the next phase of its expansion, the company behind the service announced today. Foodsteps, which is one of the first companies … Read more