Ashton-under-Lyne polluted by sewage 836 times in 2022 - lasting 3,027 hours

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Totals for Ashton-under-Lyne in 2022
15 Sites polluted by Severn Trent Water, United Utilities
836 sewage dumps
3,027 h duration
That's 4.2 months. On average 2.3 times a day

Pollution Summary 2022

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Ashton-under-Lyne in 2022. Sometimes sewage can be being dumped for months at a time.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
United Utilities Taunton BROADOAK/LYDHURST AVE 104 1,186 62.8
United Utilities River Medlock FAILSWORTH WWTW 170 651 100
United Utilities River Tame TURNER LANE/ALEXANDRA ROAD 105 286 73.1
United Utilities Unknown CLAYTON BRIDGE 51 260 100
United Utilities River Tame POTTINGER ST/OXFORD ST 64 130 99.3
United Utilities River Tame LOWER WHARF STREET CSO 442EC 84 118 97.6
United Utilities River Tame LOWER WHARF ST/SCOTLAND ST 77 117 73.6
United Utilities River Medlock 250M OF ASHTON ROAD BARDSLEY PS CSO 73 112 100
United Utilities Lumb Brook CHAPPELL ROAD CSO 54 90 100
United Utilities Taunton Brook, Medlock NEWMARKET RD PS 33 64 22.7
United Utilities Lumb Brook Via Surface Wtr Sew MEDLOCK SPORTS CENTRE CSO 6 2 100
United Utilities Smallshaw Brook GREEN LANE LYNDHURST AVE CSO 7 2 100
United Utilities Downshaw Brook GAMBREL BANK ROAD CSO 441U7 4 0 100
Severn Trent Water Smestow Brook Via Sws PARK CRESCENT CSO 3 0 100
United Utilities Smallshaw Brook Via Sws GREENWOOD AVE PLATT AVE CSO 441XE 1 0 100
United Utilities Cock Brook ARGYL STREET 0 0 0
United Utilities Lords Brook HOLT LANE FAILSWORTH SSO 0 0 100

Data Sources & Accuracy

EDM (Event Duration Monitoring) data and Consented Discharges to Controlled Waters with Conditions from Environment Agency & Data Map Wales

Experimental derived data from Thames Water API, Some data may be missing or inaccurate. This uses Environment Agency rainfall data from the real-time data API (Beta) - Rainfall data is delayed by up to two days.

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