Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Pollutants unearthed in former landfill site investigation

Former Cheltenham landfill site Marle Hill has been found to be releasing pollution into local stream Wyman’s Brook. The findings were revealed in the final results of an environmental study done for Cheltenham Borough Council by the Environment Agency (EA). According to the report overall soil contamination was found to be low, but there were traces of asbestos and greater quantities of methane and carbon dioxide than recommended in the site. It was turned ...