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#Wastewater

# wastewater - Monday 5 April, 2021

Leaking phosphate mine in Florida threatens 'catastrophic flood' of contaminated wastewater
# Piney Point
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# Piney Point

Leaking phosphate mine in Florida threatens 'catastrophic flood' of contaminated wastewater

Apr 5th 2021, 2:30 PM 23,327 Views 6 Comments

The levels of phosphorous and nitrogen in the water – some of which has already been pumped into Tampa Bay – could cause serious environmental damage.

# wastewater - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Major wastewater treatment plant gets go ahead in north Dublin despite local opposition
# Clonshaugh
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# Clonshaugh

Major wastewater treatment plant gets go ahead in north Dublin despite local opposition

Nov 13th 2019, 11:38 AM 19,002 Views 28 Comments

Opponents to the plant have said they are ready to initiate a judicial review in the High Court.

# wastewater - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday
# Irish Water
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# Irish Water

Sewer debris discharges into River Liffey after heavy downpours yesterday

Jul 31st 2019, 7:52 AM 36,083 Views 45 Comments

The capital experienced bouts of heavy rain yesterday afternoon.

# wastewater - Friday 15 March, 2019

High cocaine residues in Bristol, Amsterdam and Zurich wastewater - study
# Score
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# Score

High cocaine residues in Bristol, Amsterdam and Zurich wastewater - study

Mar 15th 2019, 6:10 AM 19,067 Views 19 Comments

A European study also found that the use of MDMA had sharply increased, in recent years.

# wastewater - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend
# Poolbeg
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# Poolbeg

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend

Feb 26th 2019, 7:51 PM 38,200 Views 44 Comments

The fault occured at the Ringsend wastewater treatment plant.

# wastewater - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Irish Water wants to build 'an underground orbital sewer' in north county Dublin
# The Pipe
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# The Pipe

Irish Water wants to build 'an underground orbital sewer' in north county Dublin

Jun 20th 2018, 6:10 AM 14,343 Views 27 Comments

The sewer mirrors the route of the M50 from Blanchardstown to Clonshaugh.

# wastewater - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Swimmers at three Dublin beaches warned about potential wastewater contamination
# Bathing
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# Bathing

Swimmers at three Dublin beaches warned about potential wastewater contamination

Jun 7th 2018, 7:51 PM 19,555 Views 42 Comments

Test results are due tomorrow which could give the green light again to swimmers.

# wastewater - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Planning denied for controversial Wexford sludge site over 'risk to public health'
# Obnoxious Odour
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# Obnoxious Odour

Planning denied for controversial Wexford sludge site over 'risk to public health'

Nov 2nd 2017, 12:05 AM 16,452 Views 9 Comments

Locals had objected to the application due to odour issues and concerns about the treatment process.

# wastewater - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Kilkee beach in Clare reopened after 'malfunction' at wastewater plant
# Wastewater
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# Wastewater

Kilkee beach in Clare reopened after 'malfunction' at wastewater plant

Aug 1st 2017, 12:45 PM 17,831 Views 24 Comments

Irish Water has apologised for the inconvenience to locals and tourists.

# wastewater - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Wexford residents in battle over 'obnoxious' sewage sludge odour
# Adamstown
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# Adamstown

Wexford residents in battle over 'obnoxious' sewage sludge odour

Mar 8th 2017, 12:01 AM 23,906 Views 28 Comments

Residents say the smell was so bad last summer that they could not leave their homes.

# wastewater - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Opinion: Yes, we should pay water charges – but we should also get an improved service
# Water
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# Water

Opinion: Yes, we should pay water charges – but we should also get an improved service

Aug 5th 2014, 7:30 PM 9,549 Views 138 Comments

Water doesn’t fall from the clouds and into our taps. It takes a vast infrastructural network to provide us with safe drinking water.

# wastewater - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Here's how much you'll be expected to pay for water
# Water
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# Water

Here's how much you'll be expected to pay for water

Jul 31st 2014, 10:55 PM 67,238 Views 290 Comments

The Commission for Energy Regulation today published details and confirmed that the government will cover costs of water use for children.

# wastewater - Monday 6 August, 2012

13 of the weirdest energy sources in the world
# Got The Power
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# Got The Power

13 of the weirdest energy sources in the world

Aug 6th 2012, 10:00 AM 7,958 Views 9 Comments

Lemons, oranges and soccer balls: you can stick a conductor in just about anything, it seems…

# wastewater - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Ireland faces fine over septic tanks
# Septic Tanks
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# Septic Tanks

Ireland faces fine over septic tanks

May 19th 2011, 6:03 PM 1,276 Views 8 Comments

Minister disappointed at decision but says new legislation will be enacted without delay.