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Fly-tipper ordered to pay £292 after dumping rubbish in Sparth

Jul 14, 2014 15:48 BST Rochdale Borough Council A fly-tipper who illegally dumped waste has been fined £220, ordered to pay £50 costs and a victim surcharge of £22.

Oct 11, 2011 07:42 BST Uppsala University Environmental toxicants such as dioxins, PCBs, and pesticides can pose a risk for cardiovascular disease. For the first time a link has been demonstrated between atherosclerosis and levels of these kinds of toxicants in the blood. The study, carried out at Uppsala University, is being published online this week in ahead of print in the prestigious journal Environmental Health Perspectives.

Sep 29, 2010 13:16 BST UK Government