£20k fine after oil leak kills fish
The UK's largest malt producer has been fined £20,000 and ordered to pay £6,475 costs after oil from a storage tank polluted the River Lark in SuffolkPauls Malt, which pleaded guilty at Bury St Edmunds magistrates’ court to contravening its environmental permit by causing a poisonous, noxious or polluting matter to enter inland fresh waters, has sp
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