Special guests celebrated the start of construction of Southern Water’s £63 million treatment works in Woolston, Southampton.
More than 6,000 tons of wet wipes and other sewer blockers made their way into Southern Water’s sewer network between April and November 2014 – the equivalent in weight of 2,000 hippos.
Southern Water is investing £85,000 at its Sea Road pumping station in Littlehampton, improving the resilience of the site following problems last year.
Previously unrecorded hazel dormice have been found at a Southern Water site in Brede, East Sussex.
Southern Water’s £1.35 million improvements at its Fittleworth Wastewater Treatment Works are nearly complete.
An innovative on-line course leading to the new Certificate in Water Conservation will help industry professionals demonstrate high standards of sustainable, environmentally sensitive and cost-effective use of water.