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Septic tanks

What to do if your home has no mains drainage and you need to treat your own domestic sewage.

Waste & recycling

Find out what you need to do to ensure that you deal with waste responsibly and legally.

Climate change

Learn about climate change. Prepare for the impacts, and reduce your carbon footprint.

Coastal change

Find out how we manage coastal change and how it affects you.

Wildlife & conservation

Find out how to manage invasive species such as Japanese Knotweed, or read about work we are doing to protect valuable habitats.

Being green

Practical tips and information to help you reduce your environmental impact. 


Information about air pollution, land contamination, nuclear pollution, water pollution, odour, and what you must do in a major air quality incident. 

Nuclear energy

Find out about our role in regulation and how we are protecting people and the environment.

News and events

Read news items and find out about upcoming environmental events.