BP Toxic Alarm Test – Thursday 22nd November 2012
Events / Hedon / Paull / Preston / Saltend Chemicals Park

BP Toxic Alarm Test – Thursday 22nd November 2012

TOXIC ALARM TEST – THURSDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 2012 BP  at the Saltend Chemicals Park has given advance notice of its intention to test its toxic alarm system on THURSDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 2012. The alarm, which sounds like an old World War II air raid siren, is normally tested every Wednesday at 2pm. But the exercise on Thursday … Continue reading

Hedon / Hull / Paull / Preston / Thorngumbald / Yorkshire Water Smells

Pea Season 2012 has begun… on alert for odours!

THE PEA HARVEST season has started. The process of washing, blanching and freezing thousands of tonnes of peas at the processing plant in Hull has begun. Over the summer vast quantities of pea-residue is discharged into the sewerage system and eventually arrives down at Yorkshire Water’s waste water treatment works at Saltend. Over the 12 … Continue reading

Hedon / Holderness / Hull / Paull / Preston / Yorkshire Water Smells

Yorkshire Water announces £50,000 Community Fund

YORKSHIRE WATER have today announced that a £50,000 Community Fund will be put in place to compensate for the problem odours that have impacted on residents during the last few years from the Waste Water Treatment Works at Saltend. Richard Sears, Community Engagement Manager for Yorkshire Water, said: “We know that for some years the … Continue reading

Hedon / Paull / Preston / Yorkshire Water Smells

Odour Control Unit now ‘live’ at Waste Water Treatment Works

YORKSHIRE WATER confirmed today that the new £3.5m odour control unit at their Saltend Treatment Works is now “up and running”. Richard Sears, community engagement manager at Yorkshire Water,said: “After months of hard work, we’re pleased to say we’re now in a position where we have this huge state-of-the-art unit up and running, just as … Continue reading