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Smelly anaerobic digester leads to £140,000 fine

A faulty anaerobic digester has led to its owner being fined £140,000 by the Environment Agency.Lincolnshire-based HL Foods faulty anaerobic digester produced rotten cabbage-like smells and egg smells which affected neighbours in the surrounding area.HL Foods site owner Richard Sloan told EA investigation officers that waste water from the vegetable preparation process was diverted to aerators ...